The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present this month’s Spotlight Member- Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, a great community partner and leader.
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is part of a $6 billion family of companies that finances and delivers health care services across upstate New York and long term care insurance nationwide. Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, is a nonprofit health plan with 1.5 million upstate New York members. The company’s mission is to help people live healthier and more secure lives through access to high-quality, affordable health care. Its products and services include cost-saving prescription drug discounts, wellness tracking tools and access to telemedicine. With more than 3,500 employees throughout upstate New York, the company is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce to foster innovation and better serve its members. Excellus BCBS embeds inclusion, diversity, equity, and access (I.D.E.A.) in all aspects of business and the I.D.E.A. mindset is explicitly recognized as a fundamental part of their organizational culture.
As one of many benefits, Excellus BCBS provides employees with volunteer time off hours to cultivate community connections through volunteer service, engage with the community via board membership and to help nurture meaningful community relationships.
Through its community investments and partnerships programming, Excellus BCBS strives to improve access to care, advance specific health outcomes and support organizations that share in the company’s mission.
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield is committed to making Upstate New York a better place to live, work and raise a family. To learn more, visit ExcellusBCBS.com.