Employer News

  • CYC and the CARES Act

    Everything you need to know about the new Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act")

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  • General

    COVID-19 Updates | 5/19/2020

    Information to share with your employees about COVID-19.

    CYC and the CARES Act | 5/18/2020

    Everything you need to know about the new Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act").

    Eligibility Updates- Membership Adds/Deletes/Changes | 5/18/2020

    Review the most efficient way to send Premera updates to eligibility.
    Premera.com Has a New Look

    Premera.com Has a New Look | 4/20/2020

    You may have noticed premera.com recently got a fresh, new look and an improved user experience.
    Premera-Designated Centers of Excellence

    Premera-Designated Centers of Excellence | 3/4/2020

    A new medical travel benefit for groups who participate in the elective procedure travel program.

  • More general news

  • Large Group

    myCare Alaska | 11/18/2019

    Remind your employees about this new virtual care benefit.

    A New Convenient Way to Access Care Is Here | 6/17/2019

    Your employees now have access to care without the wait. And now you have access to a ready-to-share email so you don’t need wait to tell your employees about our new virtual care program.

    New Virtual Care Program is Coming | 5/20/2019

    Beginning June 1, 2019, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska will offer a new convenient way for your employees to access care using a computer or smartphone. We’ll tell you how.

    Make Work Easier for You | 1/14/2019

    In this New Year, resolve to answer fewer questions by using ready-to-share employee communications!
  • More large group news

  • Small Group

    2020 Creditable Coverage Reports | 12/16/2019

    Do you know your responsibilities as a small business?

    Are Your Employees Getting Lower Copays? | 7/15/2019

    Members who designate a primary care provider and visit that doctor save money.

    A Date With the Doctor | 7/15/2019

    To connect customers with the care they need, Premera is helping to schedule doctor’s appointments.

    New Wellness Program Benefit: Lifestyle Guidance Resources | 3/18/2019

    We make it easy to tell your employees about a new way to find support.
  • More small group news

  • Pharmacy

    Ranitidine Recall | 5/18/2020

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested manufacturers to withdraw all prescription and over the counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs from the market immediately.

    New Preventive Care Benefit: PrEP for HIV Prevention | 5/18/2020

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested manufacturers to withdraw all prescription and over the counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs from the market immediately.

    What Happens When New Medicines Come to Market? | 2/17/2020

    Premera collaborates with this “watchdog on drug pricing” to identify cost-effectiveness and value of drugs—ultimately helping safeguard you and your employees.

    Specialty Pharmacy Changes for 2020 | 11/18/2019

    Find out important information about mandatory specialty pharmacy for group plans next year.

    Formulary Updates for Metallic Plans | 10/14/2019

    Find out which drugs are impacted by the latest metallic formulary changes.
  • More pharmacy news