Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California (Blue Shield), an independent member of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, is a nonprofit health plan with 4 million members, 6,800 employees, and more than $17 billion in annual revenue. Founded in 1939 and headquartered in San Francisco, Blue Shield provides health, dental, vision, Medicaid, and Medicare healthcare service plans in California. The company’s mission is to ensure all Californians have access to high-quality care at an affordable price.
Furthermore, Blue Shield has contributed more than $500 million to the Blue Shield of California Foundation since 2002.