Employer News

  • Premera Pulse resources now on Employee Resource Center

    If your employees have questions about Premera Pulse, we can help you answer them.

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  • General

    Premera Pulse Resources Now on Employee Resource Center

    Premera Pulse Resources Now on Employee Resource Center | 9/16/2019

    If your employees have questions about Premera Pulse, we can help you answer them.

    Your Responsibility: Medicare Part D Notification and Disclosure to CMS | 9/16/2019

    Federal law requires employer groups to notify employees and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) if their prescription drug coverage for Medicare beneficiaries is creditable.
    Registration Now Open for the September 19 Live Alaska Wellness Academy

    Registration Now Open for the September 19 Live Alaska Wellness Academy | 8/19/2019

    This academy session will inspire you to explore what the latest science says about the relationship between weight and health.

    Employee Communications Center Tip: Content Three Ways | 8/19/2019

    These ready-to-share resources help you communicate to employees with ease.

    Preventive Care Services Updates | 7/15/2019

    Remind your employees about the importance of preventive care and share an updated services list.
  • More general news

  • Large Group

    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!

    Important Product Changes to ID Protection Services Offered to Self-Funded Groups | 10/15/2018

    Experian is making changes to their products. Understand what’s changing and what action your employees need to take to stay enrolled in ID protection services.
  • More large group news

  • Small Group

    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

    Prior Authorization Update: Victoza | 8/19/2019

    A drug to treat type II diabetes will require prior authorization to be covered.

    New Gene Therapy for Children | 7/15/2019

    Find out how we’re covering Zolgensma, a new drug to treat spinal muscular atrophy.

    New: Pharmacy Articles in One Place | 12/17/2018

    Check out the new pharmacy category on our Employer News site for current information about pharmacy benefits and programs.

    Vitamin D Coverage Update | 12/17/2018

    Starting January 1, 2019, Vitamin D supplements will not be covered as preventive.

    Premera Announces Changes to Pre-Approval for Drugs | 11/12/2018

    Be informed about the latest medications that require review.
  • More pharmacy news