As a leading healthcare company, Anthem is leveraging our experience and public data partnerships to provide leaders and citizens with decision support. The C19 Explorer tool is an intuitive, interactive dashboard that supports citizens and leaders in their efforts to monitor key metrics and understand points of risk through re-opening process. The C19 Explorer tool works by combining public and private data at the federal, state, and county level to localize insights while also allowing states to share their data for greater customization. View a C19 Overview here.
Anthem was ranked #15 on a Forbes list of employers for their response to COVID-19. The company was recognized for their commitment of $50 million in relief funds, expansion of employee health benefits, and waiving customer out-of-pocket costs for COVID-19 tests and treatments.
“We know there is great fear and uncertainty among consumers right now, particularly when it comes to safe and affordable access to care,” Anthem CEO Gail Koziara Boudreaux said in an April call with analysts. Boudreaux contributed two months of her salary to the Anthem Foundation.
The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation has committed more than $1.9 million in grants, community support and associate donations to Virginia organizations on the frontlines of supporting local communities and families where COVID-19 relief is most needed. Support has been provided to numerous groups and organizations including the UnitedWay’s Statewide Coronocirus Recovery Program, Virginia’s Feeding America Food Banks, the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education, support of Boys and Girls Clubs, and Senior Services of Southeast Virginia. Additionally, Anthem has announced the extension of the emergency coverage policy, and planned premium credits back to groups and members.