Anthem, Inc. is an Indiana-domiciled company providing health care benefits to more than 10 million people. Anthem, which is based in Indianapolis, is the Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee for Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Colorado, Nevada, Maine and Virginia.
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:
We also 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.
- 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.
A Public Company
In 2001, Anthem demutualized and conducted an initial public offering of common stock. Now a public company, Anthem is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the trading symbol ATH. Anthem is the fifth largest publicly traded health benefits company in the United States.
In Virginia, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is the trade name of Anthem Health Plans of Virginia, Inc.An independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.Registered marks Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.