Insurer Touts Medicare Advantage Plan Features for 2024

BCBS group's Medicare Advantage plans to offer more allowances for dental, vision, hearing and more next year.

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Independence Blue Cross (IBX) is beefing up its 2024 Medicare Advantage (MA) lineup with features including plans with reduced premiums as well as those with increased allowances for dental, vision, hearing and over-the-counter items.

The announcement from the Philadelphia-based insurer - a licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) Association and the largest health insurer in southeastern Pennsylvania - comes ahead of the Medicare annual open enrollment start date on October 15.

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Joey Solitro

Joey Solitro is a freelance financial journalist at Kiplinger with more than a decade of experience. A longtime equity analyst, Joey has covered a range of industries for media outlets including The Motley Fool, Seeking Alpha, Market Realist, and TipRanks. Joey holds a bachelor's degree in business administration.