We're pleased to partner with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield to help them reach even more individual consumers
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 15, 2007
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield announced today that their rates are now available for fast quoting on the Norvax quote engine in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky. Prior to this announcement, you could only find Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield rates for Colorado, Nevada, Missouri, Virginia and Wisconsin.
"We're pleased to partner with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield to help them reach even more individual consumers," said Clint Jones, CEO, Norvax. "By adding their plans to our insurance quoting technology, Anthem gives our established agent/broker network a convenient way to present their portfolio of products over the internet and submit more applications."
Brokers using Norvax quoting technology can elect to include Anthem plans in the online proposals they create and email to consumers. Additionally, consumers visiting participating Norvax client websites may view instant Anthem quotes.
Interested consumers can apply for an Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan immediately after viewing quotes by submitting an online application through the Norvax system. The online application can't be submitted incomplete, allowing more accurate submissions and underwriting process.
"We are excited that our products will now be available on the Norvax quoting engine in Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky", said Hugh Hammond, Regional Vice President of Individual Sales. "Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is committed to providing our brokers and consumers a variety of options for access to our competitive portfolio of Individual Health products."
Brokers interested in becoming appointed with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield can contact Agency Services at 800-742-8199.
About WellPoint, Inc.
WellPoint's mission is to improve the lives of the people it serves and the health of its communities. WellPoint, Inc. is the largest care health benefits company in terms of commercial membership in the United States. Through its nationwide networks, the company delivers a number of leading health benefit solutions through a broad portfolio of integrated health care plans and related services, along with a wide range of specialty products such as life and disability insurance benefits, pharmacy benefit management, dental, vision, behavioral health benefit services, as well as long term care insurance and flexible spending accounts. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, WellPoint is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and serves its members as the Blue Cross licensee for California; the Blue Cross and Blue Shield licensee for Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area), Nevada, New Hampshire, New York (as Blue Cross Blue Shield in 10 New York City metropolitan and surrounding counties and as Blue Cross or Blue Cross Blue Shield in selected upstate counties only), Ohio, Virginia (excluding the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C.), Wisconsin; and through UniCare. Additional information about WellPoint is available at http://www.wellpoint.com.
Norvax Inc. is the leading developer of Web-based sales and online insurance marketing tools for the health insurance industry, helping insurance brokers, agents and carriers connect with customers and transact business more efficiently. From insurance websites to insurance software and lead management tools, the Norvax product suite lets insurance agents increase sales, cut administrative time and reduce expenses. Founded in 2001, Norvax is privately held and based in Chicago.