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.
- Learn about the Excellus Cyber-Attack.
Supreme Court Issues Ruling on King v. Burwell
On June 25, 2015, the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling on the King v. Burwell case. The question before the court was whether the language in the Affordable Care Act allows the federal government to offer subsidies only in those states that have established their own health insurance exchanges.
It is important to note: Based on the Supreme Court ruling, there are no changes to coverage for any Independence Blue Cross member.