Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is the largest provider of healthcare benefits in Alabama, providing coverage to more than 2.9 million people in Alabama and other areas of the country. We employ over 3,500 people at our corporate headquarters in Birmingham, Alabama, as well as service centers and satellite offices throughout Alabama. In business since 1936, Blue Cross is a solid, stable company that is positioned for growth in the 21st century.
Our customers are individuals representing nearly 20,000 companies, including many of the states and country’s largest corporations, as well as small businesses with as few as two employees. Today’s dynamic healthcare market requires that we identify and utilize the best available talent to provide outstanding value and service for our customers.
At Blue Cross, our strategy is simple: serve customers through value-driven quality products and services. We are in the people business, and our corporate values reflect this. That’s why we’re called “The Caring Company.” We’ve been cited for excellence in performance, financial strength, innovation and human resources. Yet, we do not rest on past achievements or laurels. Each day brings an opportunity to create something better. This same standard of excellence and concern for others extends to our associates.
- Respect our customers
- Achieve excellence
- Retain financial strength
- Realize full potential
- Purse knowledge
- Act with integrity
- Give back to the community
We Cover Alabamians … and More
We are proud to be number one in providing healthcare benefits in Alabama, and we have a growing national footprint as well. We cover over 2.8 million members, including over 2 million Alabamians and an additional 795,000 nationwide. We have been chosen by over 19,500 employer groups as their health insurer, from small business owners in Alabama to some of the largest corporations in the nation – They all count on us to administer their health, dental and pharmacy programs. So do thousands of individuals throughout the state.
We Deliver Value
We are one of the most efficient health insurers in the entire industry, providing the best value for our member’s healthcare dollar. In 2019 Alabama had the lowest average family premium among employers in all 50 states. We return over 91 cents in health benefits for every dollar from our customers.
We Truly Care
In addition to this strong level of commitment to our members, we are also dedicated to giving back to the community. As a corporation, we strive to improve the health and well-being of Alabamians by investing in charitable organizations across the state. Our employees are also tremendous supporters of United Way and devote personal time and financial resources to numerous charitable efforts in the community.
We Have the Best Employees
Our employees are our greatest asset, and their commitment to providing our members the best service possible is the key to our success. We employ over 3,300 people. We’re headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with service and satellite offices throughout the state.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama provides a culture where every associate is encouraged to realize their full potential and encouraged to grow professionally, develop a healthy lifestyle, and learn to manage their work-life responsibilities.
We have a unique approach to Performance Management, and our philosophy sets the standard for how each individual can manage their behavior to promote their success. As an associate at Blue Cross, you’ll be trained on our Performance Management methodology, and actively encouraged to apply these principles daily.
Diversity & Inclusion
At Blue Cross, we understand that our differences are what allow us to be successful as a Company. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is always at the forefront. For us, diversity and inclusion are the guiding principles we use to build our teams, cultivate leadership, and ensure that we continue to be a company well-suited for all.
At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, we are always seeking to add members to our team of customer-focused professionals. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, along with many careers advancement opportunities.