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History

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At Anthem Life, we believe in doing one thing and doing it well.
As a subsidiary of Anthem, Inc., one of the largest health benefit companies in the United States, Anthem Life has grown with the family. But we haven’t outgrown our strong foundation, and we haven’t lost our focus. Our core business is and has always been group life and disability benefits.  
 
Where we started
Anthem Life is a stock life insurance company wholly owned by Anthem, Inc. It was incorporated in Indiana in June 1956 under the name Associates Life Insurance Co. The company name was later changed to Anthem Life Insurance Company of Indiana, and ultimately to Anthem Life Insurance Company.  
 
How we grew
Today’s Anthem Life is the product of a series of mergers and acquisitions over many years. Those changes continually expanded our scope while strengthening and consolidating our operations.  
In 1995 Anthem’s expansion into Ohio brought another well-established group life and disability company, Community National Assurance Company, into the family. The following year the companies combined their business within Anthem Life and Community National’s operations became Anthem Life’s main administrative office.  
As Anthem established its East region, Anthem Life’s main office continued to support Anthem’s growth. Then in 1999 Anthem’s expansion into the West brought Rocky Mountain Life Insurance Company to the family. Rocky Mountain Life’s operations became Anthem Life’s Western regional office.  
In December 2000, Anthem Life Insurance Company, Rocky Mountain Life Insurance Company and another related company, Anthem Life Insurance Company of California, were consolidated to create the current Anthem Life legal entity.  
 
Anthem Life today
Anthem Life Insurance Company is admitted as a life and health insurance company in 47 states and the District of Columbia. We are licensed in all states except New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.  
Within Anthem’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield regions, Anthem Life’s products are usually packaged with their health coverage. Outside those regions, we offer life and disability coverage either unbundled from health coverage; packaged with Anthem’s dental, vision, prescription or EAP coverage; or packaged with health coverage from other business partners. 
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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