BlueCross Recognized for Seventh Consecutive Year as One of America’s Best Employers for Diversity

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has been recognized by Forbes as one of the country’s Best Employers for Diversity 2024, the seventh year in a row the company has earned recognition for its efforts to increase inclusivity and support opportunity for employees from a variety of backgrounds. 

The Best Employers for Diversity ranking comes from a Forbes/Statista assessment that included survey results from the past three years and a review of publicly available information about company practices and demographics. Survey respondents included employees as well as non-employees of organizations with at least 1,000 employees in the United States.  

“We are proud to maintain our commitment to supporting and maintaining a respectful, trustworthy workplace culture,” said Ron Harris, vice president of diversity and inclusion for BlueCross. “These efforts underpin our organization’s work to improve health equity for people in communities across our state as well as those covered by our plans.” 

In addition to making the Forbes Best Employers for Diversity list every year since its inception, BlueCross was recently recognized as one of the nation’s best large employers.  

For more information about diversity and inclusion efforts at BlueCross, visit

About BlueCross® 
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is a taxpaying, not-for-profit health plan serving more than 3.4 million members in Tennessee and around the country. The Chattanooga-based company was founded in 1945 and has brought peace of mind to its members and local communities for more than 75 years. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Inc. is an independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association. For more information, visit the company’s news center at

Related Content