Independence Health Group and Comcast Form Partnership Aimed at Creating New, Patient Care Technology and Communications Platform
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Independence Health Group (Independence), parent of Independence Blue Cross, and Comcast today announced a partnership to launch a newly branded, patient-centered technology and communications platform that seeks to improve the overall efficiency and experience of the care delivery process between providers and patients. The goal of the new, Internet-based platform is to provide a patient with access to content and information related to their particular health care journey,...
Independence Blue Cross partners with SEPTA to sponsor free subway rides for Eagles Championship Parade
Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Philadelphia — To make it easier for Philadelphia Eagles fans to enjoy the Championship Parade on Thursday, February 8, Independence Blue Cross (Independence) will partner with SEPTA to sponsor free rides on the Broad Street and Market-Frankford Lines on that day. “Independence shares in our region’s joy and excitement after the Philadelphia Eagles’ historic win. Like our hometown team,...
In advance of the Big Game, Independence Blue Cross’s sponsored “Underdog” mask cutouts have arrived for Philadelphia Eagles fans
Friday, 02 February 2018
Daniel J. Hilferty, president and CEO of IHG, on Gov. Wolf’s declaration of opioid crisis as statewide disaster emergency
Friday, 12 January 2018
Philadelphia, PA — Statement from Daniel J. Hilferty, president and CEO of Independence Health Group, on Gov. Tom Wolf declaring Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid addiction crisis a statewide disaster emergency. “Opioid abuse is the worst drug crisis in American history and the tragic epidemic is only growing in our region. Each day, thousands of people begin to misuse prescription opioids and many of them will join the millions of Americans already suffering from addiction....
Independence President and CEO named one of 100 Most Influential Philadelphians by Philadelphia magazine
Monday, 23 October 2017
Philadelphia magazine named Independence President and CEO Daniel J. Hilferty one of the 100 Most Influential People in Philadelphia in the November issue. Hilferty was recognized for Independence’s strong revenue growth under his leadership, as well as his work navigating a changing health care landscape, being a “go-to source” for two presidential administrations, and helping to plan two successful events that put Philadelphia on the world stage — the Papal visit in 2015 and the 2016 Democratic National Convention....
Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Philadelphia, PA — Statement from Daniel J. Hilferty, president and CEO of Independence Health Group, on the company’s 2018 Federal Marketplace participation: “For nearly 80 years, Independence has been serving members in our region. Although other health insurers exited the Federal Marketplace in recent years, we continued to participate. This is the first time we seriously considered not being on the Federal Marketplace because of all of the uncertainty around health care reform....
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Wednesday, 12 April 2017
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Company posts revenue and net income gain despite an uncertain health care environment PHILADELPHIA — Independence Health Group, Inc., (Independence) the parent company of Independence Blue Cross, LLC, experienced continued year-over-year topline financial growth for 2016, reporting record total revenue of $16.7 billion, an increase of 21 percent, and net income of $67 million,...
Monday, 20 March 2017