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    June, 2015 

    In this month's bulletin, you'll find lots of information that helps you serve your clients—let me highlight a few key topics. For those with group clients, learn about an exciting new activity-based wellness program, the PCORI fee deadline, and our global network access service (BlueCard Worldwide). For the individual market segment, a special enrollment period is available for your clients who need dental coverage.

    You've probably been hearing news stories about increases in Premera's individual ACA metallic products for 2016. Our blog,, has more information—including who's impacted, why it's happening, our position on how the state can help mitigate rate increases, and what's next. Know that we continue to work with key leaders and state officials to find a solution for Alaskans.

    Thank you for your ongoing support and partnership.


    Jim Grazko

    General Updates

    • Premera 'Best of Blue' for benchmarking data
    • Annual health review member mailing
    • Global coverage with BlueCard Worldwide
    • Premera Mobile: Answers on the go
    • Proactive efforts encourage electronic options

    Individual Updates

    • Earn commissions for Washington National Insurance
    • Don't let your clients miss out on dental coverage

    Large Group Updates

    • PCORI fee deadline approaches for self-funded clients
    • Premera offers multiple EAP solutions

    Wellness Updates

    • Making a bold move to activity-based wellness