One of the World's Most Ethical Companies
The Role of Speaking Up in Maintaining a Strong Ethical Culture
CareFirst takes pride in our commitment to ethics and integrity, which is why we launched an annual report detailing our efforts to create and maintain a culture that allows our difference makers to "Speak Up." Below, please find our annual report, which highlights the role that open communication and trust play in building and maintaining our strong culture of ethics and compliance. It also provides an overview of our compliance and ethics processes and highlights important yearly trends and statistics in reporting, investigating and remediating compliance and ethics issues.
The Ethisphere Institute annually recognizes CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield as one of the ‘World’s Most Ethical Companies’ based on our commitment to high ethical business standards and practices.
In compiling this year's list, Ethisphere scored nominees in five key categories, including:
- Ethics and compliance program
- Corporate citizenship and responsibility
- Culture of ethics
- Leadership and reputation
About Ethisphere Institute
Ethisphere Institute is a leading international organization dedicated to the research and promotion of best practices in corporate ethics and compliance. It recognizes the efforts of companies that have made the decision to proactively invest resources in compliance, sending a clear signal that compliance and ethics are an absolute organizational priority.
CareFirst is one of 135 companies worldwide, and one of only four health insurance companies to receive this honor. 2023 marks the eleventh consecutive year CareFirst has received this distinctive award.
Read the News Release.