A Trusted Leader for Over 75 Years
For three quarters of a century, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) has been the health partner people can trust. Backed by the strength of the national Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and armed with the expertise crafted by decades of local experience, Blue KC is a true leader in Kansas City—serving people in 32 counties of greater Kansas City and northwestern Missouri, including Johnson and Wyandotte Counties in Kansas. We offer strength and stability for today, and we have the vision to guide you toward a healthier tomorrow. This is why nearly one million people choose Blue KC more than any other provider.
Known for Innovative Excellence
At Blue KC, the status quo is never enough. We’re always pushing to create innovative programs to improve healthcare, and are constantly searching for the best solutions to new challenges. What’s more, we deliver these unique offerings with award-winning customer service – and we’re constantly striving to set new standards for quality experiences.
With the changing healthcare landscape, we recently opened Live Blue℠, an innovative service center focused on education and customer service for Blue KC’s new and existing members.
Vitals: Leadership for a Healthy Future
As the only local, not-for-profit commercial health insurer in the Kansas City area, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City is committed to improving the health of our members and building a better community for a brighter future. Our 2016 annual report showcases some of the work we are doing in support of our mission.
Download a copy of our Blue KC Annual Report to learn more.
A Great Place to Work
At Blue KC, we're committed to the personal and professional growth and well-being of our employees. We believe an informed and engaged workplace fosters positive and productive employees.
The dedication and commitment of our employees has been instrumental in our more than 75-year history of success and is why we take care of our employees on both a personal and professional level. Blue KC offers a smoke-free environment, an onsite fitness center with flexible hours, group classes, and wellness programs to all employees. Our employees participate in free onsite fitness classes, step challenges, cooking demonstrations, community events and many other wellness activities. We are continually exploring ways to enhance our culture and environment for potential and current employees.
Blue KC has been ranked one of the "Best Companies to Work For" by Ingram's Magazine in 2009, 2012 and 2015. What truly makes Blue KC a great place to work is our people. Check out our current job openings.