Producer News

  • COVID-19 news and updates

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  • General

    We Want to Hear from You | 1/11/2021

    Accept our invitation to participate in the annual producer communication survey.
    COVID-19 News and Updates

    COVID-19 News and Updates | 1/11/2021

    What you and your clients need to know to about COVID-19 updates and the vaccine.
    COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

    COVID-19 Vaccine Updates | 12/7/2020

    What your clients need to know to about the vaccine.

    Planning for Tax Season | 11/9/2020

    Find important information on this discontinuation for your clients.
  • More general news

  • Individual market

    Teladoc Is Discontinued for 2021 | 12/7/2020

    Learn about the change and expanded options your clients will have next year.

    December Premium Relief for Your Clients | 11/9/2020

    Learn more about the one-time discount your clients will be receiving.

    Member Renewal Notifications and More | 10/26/2020

    Learn about the communications your clients will be receiving for open enrollment.

    2021 Open Enrollment Resources for You | 10/12/2020

    We’ve got the individual and family plan resources you need for the upcoming selling season.
  • More individual market news

  • Group market

    New Extensions and Changes to FSA Accounts | 1/11/2021

    The newly signed Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 may impact your clients and their benefits plans.

    COVID Benefit Enhancements Changing | 12/10/2020

    Key dates you will want to relay to your clients.

    Lynn Rust Henderson is Retiring | 12/10/2020

    Join us in congratulating her!
    Teladoc Is Being Discontinued

    Teladoc Is Being Discontinued | 11/9/2020

    Find important information on this discontinuation for your clients.
  • More group market news

  • Large group

    Important Large Group Contacts for January 1, 2021 Readiness | 10/12/2020

    This contact refresher will help you.

    Advanced eCSU Program | 10/12/2020

    This program will no longer be available starting January 1, 2021.

    Important Information for January 1, 2021 Readiness | 9/21/2020

    To ensure your customers have the best possible experience, we want to remind you about important dates for January 1, 2021 readiness.
    New Low-cost Health Plan Options

    New Low-cost Health Plan Options | 7/13/2020

    We now have resources to share with your group clients to help them save up to 25% on premiums.
  • More large group news

  • Small group

    ConnectYourCare for Qualified-HSA Small Business Plans

    ConnectYourCare for Qualified-HSA Small Business Plans | 10/26/2020

    Between December 2020 and January 1, 2021 employees with existing ConnectYourCare HSAs (with UMB Bank as the custodian) will have a new account opened with ConnectYourCare’s new HSA solution.

    Important Small Group Contacts for January 1, 2021 Readiness | 10/12/2020

    This contact refresher will help you.

    Specialty Pharmacy Benefit Notices | 9/8/2020

    Your clients will be notified of an important notice soon.
  • More small group news

  • Pharmacy

    New Pharmacy Prior Authorization Going Live on January 1, 2021 | 11/9/2020

    Some drugs will require a new prior authorization.
    New Pharmacy Prior Authorization Going Live On October 2, 2020

    New Pharmacy Prior Authorization Going Live On October 2, 2020 | 8/24/2020

    A fertility drug, Follistim, will now require prior authorization.

    New Preventive Drug Lists Are Available | 8/11/2020

    Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska recently improved and replaced our three standard preventive drug lists. You can check them out now!
    New Pharmacy Prior Authorizations Going Live On August 1, 2020

    New Pharmacy Prior Authorizations Going Live On August 1, 2020 | 6/8/2020

    Some asthma and diabetes drugs will require prior authorization.

    New Preventive Care Benefit: PrEP for HIV Prevention | 5/26/2020

    Starting July 1, Premera will begin covering preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a preventive service.
  • More pharmacy news

  • Medicare

    Cost Shares Announced for 2021 | 12/7/2020

    Learn about 2021 cost shares for Medicare Supplement plans.

    New Medicare Supplement Rates Approved | 11/9/2020

    Member rate change notices have mailed.

    Telehealth Services for Members | 4/13/2020

    Remind your Medicare clients that telehealth visits from their provider are covered.

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

    Get the latest information about 2020 cost shares and rates for Medicare Supplement.
  • More medicare news