CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Overview

  • www.carefirst.com
  • Owings Mills, MD
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1942
  • Company - Private
  • Insurance Operators
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is the largest healthcare insurer in the Mid-Atlantic region, serving nearly 3.2 million members in the Maryland, District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia area. Every day, we help people make decisions that will positively impact their lives ...
Mission: The mission of CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is to provide affordable and accessible health insurance to customers across the region, while assisting and supporting public and private healthcare initiatives for individuals without health insurance.

Company Updates

June 9, 2021
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The American Rescue Plan Act provided direct aid to state and local governments to support community COVID-19 response. Read more about how this law provides a unique opportunity for policymakers to focus on social determinants of health (SDOH) initiatives.
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May 26, 2021
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The COVID-19 pandemic has negatively affected many people’s mental health and put a strain on an already insufficient supply of quality behavioral health providers. This shortage of behavioral health providers in our communities means people can't get the care they need. We’re advocating for public policy changes to increase access to behavioral health services.
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A Multi-Faceted Approach to Addressing the Behavioral Health Crisis
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CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Reviews

3.7
70%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Brian Pieninck
Brian Pieninck
131 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Phenomenal Place to Work"

Sep 10, 2020 - Sales Account Manager in Washington, DC
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

CF really cares about all their employees. From the top down, there is engagement and communication is superb. Our values, goals, vision and mission is clearly portrayed on a regular basis within

Cons

If you are highly money motivated, you will feel capped at some point. That's really the only downside I've seen. Some folks leave CareFirst to work for a broker so that they can reach new financial

Advice to Management

None, management is wonderful. Brian P is a world class CEO.
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Diversity & Inclusion at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

4.2
(81 Reviews)

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How is diversity at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield?

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CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Interviews

Experience
Positive57%
Negative21%
Neutral23%
Getting an Interview
Applied online56%
Recruiter19%
Employee Referral10%
Difficulty
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    Program Evaluation Specialist Interview

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    Positive Experience
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    Interview

    There were three rounds of interviews, a phone screen with HR, an interview with the team, and a final interview, with the final round of interviews including HR and other team members. The interviews were virtual due to COVID-19.
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CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Ethical CompaniesEthisphere Institute2021
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality (Perfect score of 100%)Human Rights Campaign2020
  • Largest Corporate Philanthropists in Greater BaltimoreBaltimore Business Journal2017
  • Best Places to Work for Recent GradsSymplicity2017
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North AmericaAchievers2017

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

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What is paid time off like at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield?

...Pay is good, promotions are available, plenty of PTO, training is constantly provided, and management will generously help you with your concerns or problems....

September 10, 2020

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