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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Reviews

Updated August 24, 2017
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana President and CEO Steven Udvarhelyi
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  • call center, if you gonna work in a call center Just select one with better pay (in 4 reviews)

  • The company still has difficulty breaking down silos, so collaborating across departments and teams tends to be an issue (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Nice place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay and work life balance are good, depending on what department you are in. Annual incentive and retirement plus contributions are nice.

    Cons

    There are a lot of changes going on right now, which means people are getting shuffled around.


  2. "Best Benefits and Career Longevity"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time

    Pros

    Best benifits, flexible schedule. Work stays at work. Steady work pace. Longevity. Opportunity to pursue other work areas. Employees are very well taken Care of. Best work life balance you will find!

    Cons

    Behind in technology organization and consolidation. Redundant processes. Slow to adopt changes.

    Advice to Management

    Utilize current applications across the enterprise verses purchasing additional applications. Invest in employee training to keep knowledge in house.

  3. "Great Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The company not only has a mission of improving the lives of Louisianians as members, but they apply the same mission statement to their employees.

    Cons

    At times, communication company wide can be lacking.


  4. "Enrollment Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baton Rouge, LA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baton Rouge, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great benefits and could be a fun place to work if you are in the right crowd. get in the right crowd

    Cons

    not much room to grow, bosses pick their favorites and will give them what they want over everyone else.


  5. "Great company and work environment"

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    Former Employee - Vice President Analytics in Baton Rouge, LA
    Former Employee - Vice President Analytics in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Successful, stable company that cares about its employees

    Cons

    It is a big ship in a changing market; changes come slowly.

    Advice to Management

    There is a new management since I left. It needs to keep innovating and being customer-focused.


  6. "Account Adviser"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time

    Pros

    Benefits and , Promote a "Healthy Lifestyle".

    Cons

    Call Center Advisor Rolls, Lower Pay and Just like any other call center, if you gonna work in a call center Just select one with better pay.

    Advice to Management

    Implement Better Changes to help keep employess.


  7. "Being Blue"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits available for health, life, dental, vision and retirement

    Cons

    Miscommunication across departments, negative atmosphere to work in which discourages teamwork

  8. "Best company I ever worked for."

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    Current Employee - Account Advisor in Baton Rouge, LA
    Current Employee - Account Advisor in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free benefits, Diversity, Caring, Accommodating.

    Cons

    Very frequent changes in operations.

    Advice to Management

    My advice would be to remind management that employees are individuals with different personalities, morals, beliefs, and backgrounds.


  9. "Nice Company but overworked"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, bonus, volunteerism, Nice campus

    Cons

    Benefits administration division is a MESS!!! The call center does all the labor but have to abide by ridiculous policy initiated by top management.

    This company is really about the dollar!

    Advice to Management

    Treat the bread and butter of your company like more than slaves


  10. "BCBSLA is a great career choice."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana full-time

    Pros

    Over 25% Work from home...flexible schedules. Great pay.

    Cons

    Difficult to increase role within the department.


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