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Highlights: Highmark Health


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Human-centered design: solving problems for people, with people

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People inspire people to embrace health in remarkable ways


Highmark Health is the lead company of a Pittsburgh, PA-based enterprise that employs more than 35,000 people who serve millions of Americans across the country. Highmark Health is the parent company of Highmark Inc., a hospital system, and other businesses. Highmark Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates provide health insurance to more than 5.6 million members in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Delaware as well as dental insurance and related health products through a national network of diversified businesses.

Highmark Health’s other subsidiaries and affiliates include a health care delivery network that has more than 250 clinical facilities, including hospitals throughout western Pennsylvania; Health + Wellness Pavilions; a comprehensive research institute; ambulatory surgery centers; an employed physician organization; home- and community-based health services; a group purchasing organization; and more than 2,500 affiliated physicians; and an information technology business focused on meeting the information technology platform and other business needs of the Highmark Health enterprise as well as unaffiliated health insurance plans by providing proven business processes, expert knowledge, and integrated cloud-based platforms.

Highmark Health's vision is a world where everyone embraces health. Its mission is to create a remarkable health care experience, freeing people to be their best. Through its structure as a blended health organization, it is uniquely positioned to pioneer new models and transform the health care industry to work better now and for generations to come. The financial overview and financial performance information in this annual report demonstrate the financial strength of the enterprise, which allows it to invest to meet the needs of customers and strategically align with health industry innovators and leaders who share its focus on delivering high-quality outcomes and an exceptional customer experience.

Highmark Health also carries forward a proud legacy of giving back and reinvesting in its communities to ensure that they remain strong and healthy, including $206.5 million of charitable care and community giving in 2019.

18 billion in revenues

$18 billion — Operating revenues in 2019

$900 million reinvestment

$900 million — Reinvestment in organization to build out community access and improve the customer health experience

$843 million

$843 million — 2019 net income, representing Highmark Health's second best financial performance since its formation in 2013

Embracing health in remarkable ways

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