Anthem, Inc. is an Indiana-domiciled, publicly traded company that, through its subsidiary companies, provides health care benefits to millions of people. Anthem is the fifth largest publicly traded health benefits company in the United States and an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Anthem is the Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee for Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Colorado, Nevada, Maine and Virginia, excluding the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield offers residents of Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Colorado, Nevada, Maine and Virginia quality health plans. As a Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee, we offer the security of being part of an organization that has provided dependable coverage since the 1930s. Today, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield symbols are among the nation's most familiar and trusted trademarks. 1 Mission and Philosophy Our mission is to improve the health of the people we serve. At Anthem, we believe the best health care coverage can actually help people stay healthy. That's why we go beyond simply providing coverage. We help encourage members' wellness by:
- Offering large networks of some of the region's best physicians, specialists and hospitals.
- Reminding members to have important preventive screenings.
- Providing programs and information to help manage chronic health conditions.
- Offering related services including dental coverage, life insurance and pharmacy benefits management.
We work with physicians, hospitals and other providers to help ensure that care is accessible, coordinated, timely and provided in a manner and setting that promotes positive patient-provider relationships.