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At Anthem Life, our mission is to provide the people we serve with financial protection and security.

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Group Coverage @ Anthem Life
Provide competitive employee benefits that fit your budget, with our group life and disability coverage.

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Voluntary Coverage @ Anthem Life
Let employees choose their own coverage with voluntary life and disability insurance from Anthem Life.

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Employer Responsibilities

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An employer’s general responsibilities with respect to Anthem Life’s group plan include:  
giving notice of eligibility to each employee who is or will become eligible for enrollment;
obtaining applications for eligible employees wishing to enroll for coverage;
submitting all applications, notices, or other information or inquiries received from eligible employees of list bill plan or maintaining all applications, notices, or other information or inquiries received from eligible employees under self-administered plans;
distributing certificates and other information to covered employees;
paying premiums on or before the premium due date, even if covered employees are required to contribute toward the premium;
maintaining an insurance records file for each employee, along with any changes to classification, benefit amounts, beneficiary and other relevant details (we may periodically request information that would be contained in this insurance file);
reporting or tracking employee changes and their effective dates (changes include name, class, employment status, dependent status, and earnings if benefit amounts are salary-based);
helping covered employees file claims;
notifying employees of their conversion rights upon termination of employment or coverage;
reporting taxes withheld from disability benefits; and
producing W-2’s for any disability benefits received by employees under short term disability or long term disability insurance.
 
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Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is the trade name of: In Colorado Rocky Mountain Hospital and Medical Service, Inc. HMO products underwritten by HMO Colorado, Inc. In Connecticut: Anthem Health Plans, Inc. In Indiana: Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. In Kentucky: Anthem Health Plans of Kentucky, Inc. In Maine: Anthem Health Plans of Maine, Inc. In Missouri (excluding 30 counties in the Kansas City area): RightCHOICE® Managed Care, Inc. (RIT), Healthy Alliance® Life Insurance Company (HALIC), and HMO Missouri, Inc. RIT and certain affiliates administer non-HMO benefits underwritten by HALIC and HMO benefits underwritten by HMO Missouri, Inc. RIT and certain affiliates only provide administrative services for self-funded plans and do not underwrite benefits. In Nevada: Rocky Mountain Hospital and Medical Service, Inc. HMO products underwritten by HMO Colorado, Inc., dba HMO Nevada. In New Hampshire: Anthem Health Plans of New Hampshire, Inc. In Ohio: Community Insurance Com pany. In Virginia: Anthem Health Plans of Virginia, Inc. trades as Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Virginia, and its service area is all of Virginia except for the City of Fairfax, the Town of Vienna, and the area east of State Route 123. In Wisconsin: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Wisconsin ("BCBSWi"), which underwrites or administers the PPO and indemnity policies; Compcare Health Services Insurance Corporation ("Compcare"), which underwrites or administers the HMO policies; and Compcare and BCBSWi collectively, which underwrite or administer the POS policies. Independent licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. ® ANTHEM is a registered trademark of Anthem Insurance Companies, Inc. The Blue Cross and Blue Shield names and symbols are registered marks of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Use of the Anthem Web sites constitutes your agreement with our Terms of Use