Below is an inclusive list of the major Alabama health insurance providers and information for accessing the specific coverage they offer for small businesses.


Aetna is one of the nation’s leading diversified health care benefits companies, serving an estimated 46 million people. Aetna offers a broad range of traditional, voluntary, and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services. For more information about Aetna’s Small Business coverage and benefit options, visit

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama offers a wide variety of health and dental plans in all 67 Alabama counties, serving over 2.1 million Alabamians and more than 21,000 small businesses. Blue Cross is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. For more information about Blue Cross, visit


Cigna is a global health service company offering an integrated suite of health services with approximately 80 million customer relationships throughout the world. Cigna was formed in 1982 through the combination of INA corporation and Connecticut General Corporation and operates exclusively though subsidiaries of the Cigna Corporation. Learn more about Cigna’s Small Business Insurance Solutions at


Humana, one of the nation’s leading health and well-being companies, offers a wide range of health and wellness products and services that incorporate an integrated, holistic approach to lifelong well being. Humana was founded in 1961 in Louisville, Kentucky and has over 12 million memberships. For more information about Humana’s Small Business coverage and benefit options, visit

SHOP Program

The Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace helps small businesses provide health coverage to their employees. The SHOP Marketplace is open to employers with 50 or fewer full-time equivalent employees (FTEs). This includes non-profit organizations. Find more information at

United Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare is an operating division of UnitedHealth Group, the largest single health carrier in the United States. Their family of companies delivers innovative products and services to approximately 70 million Americans. Learn more about UnitedHealthcare Health Insurance options for Small Businesses at

Viva Health

Viva Health is an Alabama based health insurance provider with licensed service to 51 counties. For more information on their options for Small Businesses, visit

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