Independence Blue Cross, Inc. Employee Benefits

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Independence Representative:

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1-800-ASK-BLUE

Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Employee Benefits May Include the following:

401k, Pension, Retirement, Retiree, Health Insurance, Medical, Vision, Dental, Competitive Base Pay, Quarterly Bonus, Paid Time Off, Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Paid Family Medical Leave, Bereavement, Jury Duty and Parental Leave, Life, Dependent and Accident Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Savings Plan 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Days, Group Legal Plan, Group Home Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Employee Discounts, Adoption Reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement, Well-Being Programs, etc…

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Company Summary:
Independence Blue Cross, Inc. provides health insurance to individuals and families in the eastern Pennsylvania area. Its products include HMO plans, PPO plans, Medicare plans, and vision and dental plans. The company was founded in 1938 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with additional offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Independence Blue Cross serves more than 2 million members and holds a license from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association of America to operate as an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
 
Did you know?

The company was founded as the Associate Hospital Service of Philadelphia and by 1964 they changed their name to Blue Cross of Greater Philadelphia. In 1988 they officially started doing business as Independence Blue Cross. The company was established to provide health insurance coverage and service to employees in the city. In the years since its inception, Independence Blue Cross has continued to provide innovative health care solutions and support their employees while improving the lives of the communities they serve.

Final Company Statement:

The company’s core values are integrity, respect, excellence, excellence, service, and community. These values reflect the company’s commitment to quality, affordability, and service. Independence Blue Cross, Inc. focuses on excellence through strategic leadership, operational excellence, and innovation. The company also values the community by actively contributing to local and national communities.

What kind of benefits do Independence Blue Cross employees get?

Quick Summary of Benefits:

As of 2020, they have a record of over 10,000 employees in their organization.  Their employees may join in a wide selection of benefit programs as soon as they become eligible.  They may be eligible to the following benefits once they are qualified:

  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Medical
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • 401(k)

Some of their benefits may also include the following:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Volunteer Time Off
  • Military Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Onsite Fitness Centers
  • Associate Wellness Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Associate Discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition Program
Please note:

That the full list of benefits available to new employees varies from location to location due to differences in local laws, regulations, and customs – and may change at any time.

What benefits do Independence Blue Cross employees get?

The benefits listed above are a quick summary of the benefits Independence Blue Cross offers to employees.

B.A.M. Recommendation:

“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details. You may also visit the link(s) provided below for more information and verification.”

  • https://www.ibx.com/careers/working-at-independence/benefits-and-work-perks

Your Benefits Website:

The Web site is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They provide information, tools and calculators to help you:
  • Learn how your benefit plans work.
  • Understand the expenses and services that your options cover.
  • Build your own medical plan, selecting from various coverage options.
  • Compare health care and insurance options.
  • Estimate your out-of-pocket costs for your medical options.
  • Search for doctors, dentists, and eye doctors online using the criteria you enter.
  • Choose or change your beneficiary(ies).
  • Estimate your need for:
    • Life and long-term disability insurance coverage; and
    • A health care and/or dependent care spending account.
  • Get answers to questions about your benefits. Use the “Contact Us” link on the site to send a secure question to a Customer Service Representative.
Information on your health and welfare, 401(k), pension and FSA benefits. For example:
Health and welfare
  • View your current health and welfare benefits coverage
  • Make enrollment decisions
401(k)
  • View your current 401(k) balance and change contributions
  • Make fund transfer and investment election changes
Pension
  • If you are eligible for a pension benefit:
    • View your pension information
    • Project your pension income
    • Start your pension
    • Make beneficiary designations and changes (if applicable)
FSA
  • Manage your FSA(s)
General Tasks:
  • Request a new User ID and password or change your existing User ID and password
  • Learn more about your benefits
  • Review, add or change your dependent or beneficiary information on file (if applicable)
  • Understand how a Life Event may affect your benefits

B.A.M. Recommendation:

 

“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details.”

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is icongearmanager-1-e1572620555362.pngManage Your Benefits | Independence Blue Cross Staff Member / Employee Account

Current Employees – Login / Sign in:

  1. Visit this link or go to www.ibx.com/login in your preferred internet browser on your device.
  2. Type in your Username in the space provided.  
  3. Type in your current Password in the space provided.  
  4. Select the “Log in” button to proceed.
  5. You may now be able to manage your account online.
Helpful PDF links:
Awards for IBX:
  • Top Workplaces USA Award
  • America’s Best in State Employers Pennsylvania from Forbes
  • Top Workplaces from The Inquirer
Video Summary:

Frequently Asked Questions

Is independence the same as Blue Cross Blue Shield?
IBX is a licensee of Blue Cross Blue Shield.
How do I contact iBX?

Call 1-800-275-2583 to contact IBX customer Service.

Is Independence Blue Cross part of Highmark?

Independence Blue Cross offers products through their subsidiaries and Highmark Blue Shield is one of them.

Where is Independence BSBC headquarters?

IBX headquarters is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Do IBX employees get discounts?

  • Yes. View the list and links provided below:
    • Corporate Shopping
      • Receive special employee pricing, everyday discounts, private offers and much more! Click HERE

Independence Representative:

Login and Registration Help

1-800-ASK-BLUE

Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Employee Benefits May Include the following:

401k, Pension, Retirement, Retiree, Health Insurance, Medical, Vision, Dental, Competitive Base Pay, Quarterly Bonus, Paid Time Off, Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Paid Family Medical Leave, Bereavement, Jury Duty and Parental Leave, Life, Dependent and Accident Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Savings Plan 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Days, Group Legal Plan, Group Home Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Employee Discounts, Adoption Reimbursement, Tuition Reimbursement, Well-Being Programs, etc…

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: HealthManagementCorp (HMC). You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the Unsubscribe link, found at the bottom of every email. By using this form, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions.

Company Summary:
Independence Blue Cross, Inc. provides health insurance to individuals and families in the eastern Pennsylvania area. Its products include HMO plans, PPO plans, Medicare plans, and vision and dental plans. The company was founded in 1938 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with additional offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Independence Blue Cross serves more than 2 million members and holds a license from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association of America to operate as an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
 
Did you know?

The company was founded as the Associate Hospital Service of Philadelphia and by 1964 they changed their name to Blue Cross of Greater Philadelphia. In 1988 they officially started doing business as Independence Blue Cross. The company was established to provide health insurance coverage and service to employees in the city. In the years since its inception, Independence Blue Cross has continued to provide innovative health care solutions and support their employees while improving the lives of the communities they serve.

Final Company Statement:

The company’s core values are integrity, respect, excellence, excellence, service, and community. These values reflect the company’s commitment to quality, affordability, and service. Independence Blue Cross, Inc. focuses on excellence through strategic leadership, operational excellence, and innovation. The company also values the community by actively contributing to local and national communities.

What kind of benefits do Independence Blue Cross employees get?

Quick Summary of Benefits:

As of 2020, they have a record of over 10,000 employees in their organization.  Their employees may join in a wide selection of benefit programs as soon as they become eligible.  They may be eligible to the following benefits once they are qualified:

  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Medical
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • 401(k)

Some of their benefits may also include the following:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Volunteer Time Off
  • Military Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Onsite Fitness Centers
  • Associate Wellness Program
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Associate Discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition Program
Please note:

That the full list of benefits available to new employees varies from location to location due to differences in local laws, regulations, and customs – and may change at any time.

What benefits do Independence Blue Cross employees get?

The benefits listed above are a quick summary of the benefits Independence Blue Cross offers to employees.

B.A.M. Recommendation:

“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details. You may also visit the link(s) provided below for more information and verification.”

  • https://www.ibx.com/careers/working-at-independence/benefits-and-work-perks

Your Benefits Website:

The Web site is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They provide information, tools and calculators to help you:
  • Learn how your benefit plans work.
  • Understand the expenses and services that your options cover.
  • Build your own medical plan, selecting from various coverage options.
  • Compare health care and insurance options.
  • Estimate your out-of-pocket costs for your medical options.
  • Search for doctors, dentists, and eye doctors online using the criteria you enter.
  • Choose or change your beneficiary(ies).
  • Estimate your need for:
    • Life and long-term disability insurance coverage; and
    • A health care and/or dependent care spending account.
  • Get answers to questions about your benefits. Use the “Contact Us” link on the site to send a secure question to a Customer Service Representative.
Information on your health and welfare, 401(k), pension and FSA benefits. For example:
Health and welfare
  • View your current health and welfare benefits coverage
  • Make enrollment decisions
401(k)
  • View your current 401(k) balance and change contributions
  • Make fund transfer and investment election changes
Pension
  • If you are eligible for a pension benefit:
    • View your pension information
    • Project your pension income
    • Start your pension
    • Make beneficiary designations and changes (if applicable)
FSA
  • Manage your FSA(s)
General Tasks:
  • Request a new User ID and password or change your existing User ID and password
  • Learn more about your benefits
  • Review, add or change your dependent or beneficiary information on file (if applicable)
  • Understand how a Life Event may affect your benefits

B.A.M. Recommendation:

 

“Please visit the official company website directly to verify all benefit options and details.”

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is icongearmanager-1-e1572620555362.pngManage Your Benefits | Independence Blue Cross Staff Member / Employee Account

Current Employees – Login / Sign in:

  1. Visit this link or go to www.ibx.com/login in your preferred internet browser on your device.
  2. Type in your Username in the space provided.  
  3. Type in your current Password in the space provided.  
  4. Select the “Log in” button to proceed.
  5. You may now be able to manage your account online.

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: HealthManagementCorp (HMC). You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the Unsubscribe link, found at the bottom of every email. By using this form, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms & Conditions.

Helpful PDF links:
Awards for IBX:
  • Top Workplaces USA Award
  • America’s Best in State Employers Pennsylvania from Forbes
  • Top Workplaces from The Inquirer
Video Summary:

Frequently Asked Questions

Is independence the same as Blue Cross Blue Shield?
IBX is a licensee of Blue Cross Blue Shield.
How do I contact iBX?

Call 1-800-275-2583 to contact IBX customer Service.

Is Independence Blue Cross part of Highmark?

Independence Blue Cross offers products through their subsidiaries and Highmark Blue Shield is one of them.

Where is Independence BSBC headquarters?

IBX headquarters is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Do IBX employees get discounts?

  • Yes. View the list and links provided below:
    • Corporate Shopping
      • Receive special employee pricing, everyday discounts, private offers and much more! Click HERE