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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Sponsored Content Independence Blue Cross joins nearly 200 local and national organizations to increase colorectal cancer screening rates across the country PHILADELPHIA, March 23, 2015 – Independence Blue Cross (Independence) announced today that it pledges […]

03/22/2015

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Procrastinators Sign Up For Subsidized Health Insurance As Open Enrollment Deadline Arrives

Today is the final day of open enrollment in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act for this year, and health officials and insurers were prepared for what they expected to be a last-minute surge of sign-ups.

02/15/2015

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Sign Up Surge Expected On Final Day To Get Subsidized Health Insurance This Year

This is the final day of open enrollment for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act for this year. Federal health officials expect a busy day on the insurance marketplace website.

02/15/2015

(The federal government's healthcare.gov web site contained prominent warnings as the signup deadline approached.)

Health Care Officials Warn Uninsured Americans To Get Signed Up By Midnight Sunday

The deadline is Sunday night, and health officials, advocates, and insurers are all urging the uninsured not to wait until Sunday to sign up.

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Philadelphia Rolling Out Corporate Sponsor For New Bike Share Program

This spring, you’ll see the “Indego” logos at all of its locations.

02/12/2015

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One Week Left For Affordable Care Act To Meet Enrollment Goals

This is the final week of open enrollment in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act for this year –and insurers and advocates are making a big push to get the uninsured to sign up.

02/09/2015

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First Healthcare Open Enrollment Deadline Passes, But Next Deadline Is Coming Up

You can still be covered by the Affordable Care Act, your coverage just won’t start on the first of the year.

12/16/2014

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Deadline Fast Approaching For Health Insurance Coverage That Starts With New Year

There’s still time to sign up for health insurance that will begin January 1 — but not much.

12/12/2014

(Independence Blue Cross CEO Dan Hilferty is flanked by Philadelphia Police Foundation president Maureen Rush, holding black vest, and Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey, holding white vest.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Huge Gift From Health Insurer Will Go Toward Bulletproof Vests For Philly’s Finest

Independence Blue Cross is giving the Philadelphia Police Department $100,000 to buy bulletproof vests.

11/13/2014

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Robert Smith, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Independence Blue Cross, shared some important advice for people who are enrolling in Medicare plans.

10/16/2014

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Blue Cross Helping Customers Understand Health Insurance

The region’s largest insurer has hired a company to explain benefits to its customers.

10/12/2014

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Last-Minute Uninsured ‘Shoppers’ Seek Health Care Advice

Agents from Independence Blue Cross helped customers sign up for a plan that works for them in Bala Cynwyd Sunday.

03/30/2014

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Ukee Washington spoke with Brian Lobley, the Senior VP of Marketing and Consumer Business at Independence Blue Cross, about the Affordable Care Act and the March 31 deadline.

03/26/2014

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Deadline Extended To Register For Broad Street Run

The original deadline was Thursday, Feb. 13, but that was extended due to the number of power outages in the area following last week’s storm.

02/09/2014

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Small Businesses In Philadelphia Told They Must Change Employee Health Plans

Small business owners in the Philadelphia area are being notified they have to change their employees’ health insurance policies, to comply with the Affordable Care Act.

11/08/2013

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