Wellmark logo.Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield is a mutual insurance company owned by its policyholders. Wellmark and its subsidiaries provide health coverage to more than 2 million members in Iowa and South Dakota. And through the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Wellmark is part of a trusted national network that covers more than 100 million people. That's nearly 1/3 of all Americans.

We offer flexible benefit designs, competitive prices, and a large selection of providers. Nearly all physicians and hospitals in Iowa and South Dakota participate with Wellmark, and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association provides extensive national and international coverage.


1331 Grand Ave

Des Moines, IA 50309


Points of Contact

John Forsyth


Phone: (515) 376-4500

Laura Jackson

Executive Vice President

Phone: (515) 376-5252

Tom Newton

Vice President, Network Engagement

Phone: (515) 376-6320