CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc. is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Registered trademark of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. Registered trademark of CareFirst of Maryland, Inc.
CareFirst, Inc., is a not-for-profit holding company chartered in Maryland to operate through two wholly owned affiliates, CareFirst of Maryland, Inc. and Group Hospitalization and Medical Services, Inc., which do business as CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield. The affiliates are independently licensed by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association to market health insurance and related services and products throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region, including Maryland, metropolitan Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Southern Delaware.
Through its affiliates and subsidiaries, CareFirst serves 2.6 million members. CareFirst associates operate from more than 40 office sites in four states and the District of Columbia. A third of the company's 5,300 associates provide direct medical services to members.