Blue Cross employees review our Code of Business Conduct each year and sign an acknowledgment form to demonstrate our commitment to the highest standards of integrity.
The Code of Business Conduct:
We also ask those doing business with us to review our Code of Business Conduct to understand our requirements for compliance and ethical conduct.
Blue Cross maintains a comprehensive privacy and security program to give all of our members the highest degree of confidentiality.
Our policies and procedures may sometimes seem designed to make it hard for you to review your own information. In fact, they're here to ensure that your private information doesn't reach the wrong person by mistake.
Standard & Poor's National Rating Service
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana has 17 consecutive "A" ratings for our financial strength from noted national rating service Standard & Poor's.
One Standard & Poor’s report states, "Blue Cross’ competitive position is strong and … is built upon key strengths such as its large market share, high brand awareness, broad provider networks with good discounts, local market expertise and service, and competitive product offerings."
Standard & Poor's is the world's foremost provider of benchmarks for measuring corporate financial health.
We hold the four accreditations noted below from the national healthcare standard organization, URAC, a Washington, D.C.-based healthcare accrediting organization well-known for establishing quality standards for the healthcare industry. (Excludes ITS host, OGB, City of BR, Medicare groups, VIP hospital supplement policy and cancer & serious disease policies) We also hold the SSAE16SOC1 Type II Audit Certification.
Blue Cross upholds the highest standards in doing business with vendors and suppliers, producers, providers and the public. We expect our business partners to do the same.
We promote vendor diversity by contracting with vendors who:
All prospective vendors must: