Capital Blue Cross, along with its subsidiaries, offers healthcare benefit programs for groups and individuals. The company offers healthcare coverage plans and stop-loss insurance, health maintenance organization coverage, and a range of supplement insurance products. Its individual and family health plans include Medicare, individual short term, blue individual dental, CHIP, Healthy PA, wellness, blue individual vision, international health plans, and pet insurance. It serves individuals and businesses in central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. Capital Blue Cross was formerly known as Capital Hospital Service and changed its name to Capital Blue Cross in January 1965. The company was i...
2500 Elmerton Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17177
Founded in 1937
Capital Bluecross Appoints Scott Frank as New Chief Information Officer
Jan 12 16
Capital BlueCross announced Scott Frank as the company's new chief information officer. Frank comes to Capital BlueCross from Aetna/Coventry Health Care in Pittsburgh, where he served as executive director of information technology. Frank will manage a team of professionals and ensure the technology needs of Capital BlueCross are met to the highest standard. He will also partner with business areas to implement innovative technology solutions to best serve the customer.
Ritter Insurance Marketing Signs FMO Contract with Capital BlueCross to Sell Individual Medicare Advantage Plans Through External Insurance Agents
Sep 29 15
Ritter Insurance Marketing on September 16, 2015, signed a Field Marketing Organization (FMO) agreement with Capital BlueCross of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, that allows contracted external insurance agents to market Capital BlueCross individual Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug (MAPD) and Medicare Supplement products beginning October 1 for the 2016 plan year. The terms of the agreement were not released. Agents are eligible to sell these products as long as they are licensed with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, appointed by Capital BlueCross, and successfully complete Capital's compliance and product certification. Capital BlueCross offers Medicare Advantage Prescription Drug plans in Adams, Berks, Centre, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Mifflin, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Schuylkill, Snyder, Union, and York counties.
Capital Blue Cross Appoints Dr. Jonathan Hjelm as Director, Pharmacy Operations
Aug 4 15
Capital Blue Cross announced that Dr. Jonathan Hjelm has joined the company as director, Pharmacy Operations. Dr. Hjelm brings 11 years of pharmacy experience to support Capital BlueCross' commercial pharmacy product and operations. His primary responsibilities include setting benefit, financial and clinical pharmacy strategy, managing specialty pharmacy operational activities, overseeing pharmacy benefit manager and vendor relationships, and handling state regulatory and audit functions. Prior to arriving at Capital BlueCross, Dr. Hjelm worked for Pharmastar PBM, which provided him with in-depth knowledge of pharmacy benefit management operations and a thorough foundation of Managed Care.