Announcements

What you should know about recent cyber-attacks on Blue Cross and Blue Shield-licensed companies

Independence Blue Cross shares the concerns raised by the sophisticated cyber-attacks on Blue Cross and Blue Shield-licensed companies.

The security and privacy of our member information is of critical importance to us. We are working closely with the respective organizations and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association to assess the impact on our members and connect them with the free credit monitoring and identity protection services available to them.

Learn about the Anthem Cyber-Attack.

Learn about the Premera Cyber-Attack.

New tax form for individuals with coverage from the Health Insurance Marketplace

Beginning in January, the Health Insurance Marketplace Health and Human Services will be issuing a new 1095A tax form to individuals who purchased coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. If you or anyone in your household enrolled in a health plan through www.healthcare.gov, you should receive the new tax form in the mail. You should use this form when filing your 2014 federal income tax return.

If you have questions, you can visit www.IRS.gov/ACA or www.healthcare.gov/taxes. The following publications are also available:

Independence Blue Cross selects LabCorp as its only nationally-based provider of laboratory services

Effective July 1, 2014, Independence Blue Cross has selected Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings (LabCorp) as its primary provider of laboratory services.

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Independence Blue Cross and DaVita HealthCare Partners announce joint venture

Independence Blue Cross and DaVita HealthCare Partners announced the creation of Tandigm Health, a groundbreaking joint venture that will work in tandem with primary care physicians to create a new paradigm of high-quality, affordable health care in the Philadelphia region.

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Independence Blue Cross Walk-In Services relocates

Independence Blue Cross (IBC) announces the relocation of the company's consumer-friendly Walk-In Services center to 1900 Market Street, near the corner of 20th and Market Streets, on Monday, May 6, 2013. The center is a place where IBC customers can purchase health plans, pay bills, and talk one-on-one with IBC representatives about benefits options. The new Walk-In Services space, located just down the block from its prior address at 1901 Market Street, will feature expanded hours of operation from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. During the initial transition period, IBC representatives will be available to redirect and escort customers to the new location.

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