Producer News

  • Good news for Premera members just in time for the holidays

    During the months of December and January, the Active&Fit Direct™ program enrollment fee will be waived for all Premera individual and group members over the age of 18.

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  • General

    Good News for Premera Members Just in Time for the Holidays

    Good News for Premera Members Just in Time for the Holidays | 12/9/2019

    During the months of December and January, the Active&Fit Direct™ program enrollment fee will be waived for all Premera individual and group members over the age of 18.

    Home Test Kit Program Launching | 11/11/2019

    Members can now stay up to date on colorectal cancer screenings from their home.

    $5.7 Million to Improve Healthcare in Rural Alaska | 11/11/2019

    Premera announces grant to help improve access to care for Alaskans in rural communities.

    Planning for Tax Season | 11/11/2019

    What you need to know about form 1095-B.
  • More general news

  • Individual market

    Supplemental Insurance: Coverage Options and Commission Schedule | 12/9/2019

    Help your individual clients understand the benefits of supplemental insurance before open enrollment is over – and check out the current commission schedule.

    Are You Ready For Open Enrollment? | 10/21/2019

    Use this handy checklist to ensure you’re ready to hit the ground running on November 1.
    Insights From Director Kristin Meadows

    Insights From Director Kristin Meadows | 10/7/2019

    Here’s how we want to add value to your business in 2020.

    There’s Still Time to Take Your 2020 Individual Training | 10/7/2019

    Prepare now to help retain and grow your book of business during open enrollment.
  • More individual market news

  • Group market

    It’s Not Too Late for Members to Get the Flu Shot | 12/9/2019

    Your group clients may be able to set up a flu shot clinic at their workplace.

    Updated Premera Mobile App Is Another Reason Your Clients Will Love Premera | 12/9/2019

    Members with a health savings account (HSA) or flexible spending account (FSA) through ConnectYourCare (CYC) can now view their account balance through the Premera mobile app.
    Premera Dental Network Will Be Even Bigger

    Premera Dental Network Will Be Even Bigger | 11/11/2019

    Starting January 1, 2020, our dental network will become the largest network in the state of Alaska.
    2020 Group Selling Resources Now Available

    2020 Group Selling Resources Now Available | 10/21/2019

    Our product guides and online training make it easy for you to show the value of Premera to your clients.
  • More group market news

  • Large group

    Introducing Chronic Condition Support | 12/9/2019

    Premera now offers a new way for your group clients to help their employees manage diabetes.

    Upcoming 2020 New Business and Renewal Document Deadlines | 11/11/2019

    These deadlines are fast approaching.
    2020 New Business and Renewal Document Deadlines

    2020 New Business and Renewal Document Deadlines | 10/7/2019

    Mark your calendar with these upcoming deadlines.

    OptiFlex Resources Now Available | 9/9/2019

    You will want to use this tool when you talk with your clients about OptiFlex funding.
  • More large group news

  • Small group

    2020 Reports Available for Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage | 12/9/2019

    Help your small group clients understand their responsibilities about disclosing prescription drug coverage and creditable coverage status information.

    Small Group Renewal Notices | 10/21/2019

    Notices about 2020 changes to renewing Premera plans begin mailing to small businesses at the end of October.

    A Date With the Doctor | 7/8/2019

    To connect members to the care they need, Premera is helping to schedule doctor’s appointments.
    Are Your Clients Getting Lower Copays?

    Are Your Clients Getting Lower Copays? | 7/8/2019

    Members who designate a primary care provider and visit that doctor save money.
  • More small group news

  • Pharmacy

    Specialty Pharmacy Changes for 2020: Group Plans | 11/11/2019

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

    Specialty Pharmacy Changes for 2020: Individual Plans | 11/11/2019

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

    Members Can Review Year-to-Date Drug Expenses Online | 10/21/2019

    Our pharmacy benefits are coordinated by Express Scripts (ESI), which will notify members they can review out-of-pocket drug costs on the ESI website.

    Formulary Updates for Metallic Plans | 10/7/2019

    Be informed about the latest updates to our metallic formularies.

    Prior Authorization Update: Victoza | 8/26/2019

    A drug to treat type II diabetes will require prior authorization to be covered.
  • More pharmacy news

  • Medicare

    Cost Shares and Rates Announced for 2020 | 12/9/2019

    Get the latest information about 2020 cost shares and rates for Medicare Supplement.

    Medicare Supplement Update | 11/11/2019

    Here’s what you should keep in mind now and for 2020.

    We’re Contacting Your Medicare Supplement Clients | 12/10/2018

    Want to know about the 2019 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Medicare cost shares? Read our customer letters.
  • More medicare news