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  • General

    Premera Makes Researching Healthcare Costs Easy With This Tool

    Premera Makes Researching Healthcare Costs Easy With This Tool | 3/11/2019

    The Find a Doctor tool helps members compare costs and make informed decisions.

    Connecting Members With Guidance from Top Medical Professionals | 2/18/2019

    Personalized expert medical guidance for members with three conditions and their providers.

    Redesigned Explanation of Benefits Launches in February | 2/11/2019

    Upgraded letters will improve clarity and ease of understanding health plan information.
    You Could Win – in More Ways Than One

    You Could Win – in More Ways Than One | 2/11/2019

    Accept our invitation to participate in the annual producer communication survey. One producer will win a gift basket, but everyone will benefit from the feedback.
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  • Individual market

    Good News: No Rate Changes for Grandfathered Plans | 2/25/2019

    We sent letters to individuals enrolled in a grandfathered plan that rates will remain unchanged through April 30, 2020.

    Producer Tip: What Happens After You Close a Special Enrollment Sale? | 2/11/2019

    Find out what your clients need to know about their special enrollment process.

    Webinar: LifeSecure Products | 1/21/2019

    Build your book of business by offering your clients LifeSecure products.

    Producer Tips: ID Numbers | 1/21/2019

    Do you know what the three types of ID numbers from Premera mean and how they relate to your clients? Find out.
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  • Group market

    New Tool Makes It Easy to Support Your Group Clients

    New Tool Makes It Easy to Support Your Group Clients | 2/25/2019

    Are you searching for ready-to-use resources for communicating Premera health benefits? We’ve got a link you’ll love.

    Annual Reminder: Medicare Secondary Payer | 1/7/2019

    Yes, it’s complex, but we have resources you can share with your group clients.

    Improved Medical Transportation Benefits are Here! | 1/7/2019

    We’ve added new features to our Medical Transportation Benefits program to help make healthcare more affordable and accessible.

    Two Quick Tips for the Secure Employer Website | 1/7/2019

    Do you support your group clients with account and billing information, enrollment updates, and reports? These tips will make your work easier.
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  • Large group

    Wellness Program: An Included Perk for Your Clients | 2/11/2019

    At Premera, we know how important wellness is to your group clients.

    For Businesses with 51+ Employees: 2019 Guide to Health Plans | 9/24/2018

    View the new 2019 Health Plan guide to discover what great health plan options Premera offers your large group clients.

    For Businesses with 51–199 Employees: 2019 Preferred Choice Brochure | 9/24/2018

    Helping your clients select medical, pharmacy, and dental plans that work best for their business is as easy as 1-2-3 with our most popular options.
    HSA On Demand is Here

    HSA On Demand is Here | 7/9/2018

    The lower risk high-deductible health plan feature is now available to sell to your group clients.
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  • Small group

    New Wellness Program Benefit: Lifestyle Guidance Resources | 3/11/2019

    Your small group clients have a new way to help their employees get support.

    Wellness Program: An Included Perk for Your Clients | 2/11/2019

    At Premera, we know how important wellness is to your group clients.
    Lower Copays for Designating a PCP

    Lower Copays for Designating a PCP | 1/21/2019

    Premera plans offer more value for members who designate a primary care provider (PCP). Tell your group clients.

    2019 Formulary Changes for Metallic Plans | 10/22/2018

    Get an understanding of the upcoming changes to drug lists for your individual clients and how we are letting them know.
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  • Pharmacy

    Vitamin D Coverage Update | 12/10/2018

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

    Premera Helps Members Manage Medication Safely | 11/26/2018

    Premera promotes effective prescription drug use with the Enhanced Controlled Substance Utilization program.

    New: Pharmacy Articles in One Place | 11/26/2018

    Check out the new pharmacy category on our Producer News site and in our e-newsletter.

    Changes to Prior Authorization for Drugs | 11/20/2018

    Be informed about the latest medications that require review.
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  • Medicare

    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.
    Premera Medicare Supplement Rates Approved

    Premera Medicare Supplement Rates Approved | 10/22/2018

    The Alaska Division of Insurance (DOI) approved Premera’s rates for 2019 Medicare Supplement plans.

    Medicare Supplement Application Guidance for New Medicare Numbers | 4/23/2018

    Review two important details about adding your client’s new Medicare Number to their Premera Medicare Supplement application.
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