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  • HEDIS® measures for colorectal cancer screening

    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Remind your patients of the importance of colorectal cancer screening.

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  • Online tools and resources

    How Providers Can Help Manage Trauma

    How Providers Can Help Manage Trauma | 2/21/2019

    The start of a healthy life starts with a healthy family. Providers can help.

    Best Practices for Patient Education | 1/17/2019

    How do you educate your patients about preventive care versus diagnostic visits?

    Register Your Imaging Facility Today | 10/4/2018

    Adding your information will help patients make informed decisions about their care.

    New Web-Based Training for Busy Clinicians | 9/20/2018

    Providers: Learn how to more efficiently document and code with a brief web-based training.
  • More online tools and resources news

  • Company updates

    Upcoming Free AIM Genetic Counselor Webinars

    Upcoming Free AIM Genetic Counselor Webinars | 3/21/2019

    Beginning March 28, AIM will host 3 free one-hour webinars for Genetic Counselors who need to register with OptiNet.
    Premera Is Partnering With the Seattle Sounders

    Premera Is Partnering With the Seattle Sounders | 3/21/2019

    To Celebrate 10 Years in the MLS, Premera and the Sounders are in your corner.

    HEDIS®: Starting Reviews in February 2019 | 2/7/2019

    Medical records for your patients may be identified for review for HEDIS.

    Tell Us What You Think | 2/7/2019

    Help will help us make Premera communications even better.

    Premera Awards $212,000 in Grants to 4 Organizations | 1/3/2019

    Investing to help underserved communities and make healthcare work better.
    What You Need to Know About Genetic Testing

    What You Need to Know About Genetic Testing | 12/20/2018

    Learn what you need to know before AIM begins conducting clinical reviews for genetic testing.
  • More company updates news

  • High-value care

    Premera Offering Grand Rounds Expert Service to Customers | 2/21/2019

    What you need to know if a patient requests a second opinion from Grand Rounds.
    Looking for Specialty Care Referrals That Are High-Quality and Cost Efficient?

    Looking for Specialty Care Referrals That Are High-Quality and Cost Efficient? | 2/7/2019

    Premera’s Blue Distinction Specialty Care designations can help.

    Value-Based Specialty Care and Our Customers | 1/17/2019

    Together we can change the way customers choose specialty care providers.

    Value-Based Care & New Premera Partnerships | 12/6/2018

    Premera is partnering with providers to deliver high-quality care at a fair price. Learn more about the opportunities!

    Value-Based Payment Models | 11/15/2018

    Learn more about the shift to a model that rewards high-quality, cost efficient care.
  • More high-value care news

  • Reminders and updates

    How to Keep Claims From Being Denied | 3/21/2019

    Learn how to prevent medical necessity and claims edits denials.

    A New Option for Digital ID Card | 3/19/2019

    Premera app adds fax option for digital ID cards.

    New Policy: Blood Draw Billed With Office Visit | 3/7/2019

    Blood draws/venipuncture will not be separately reimbursed when billed with an office visit.

    Diabetes Benefits for Amazon Members | 3/7/2019

    Did you know that Livongo is a benefit for our Amazon Members?
  • More reminders and updates news

  • Quality programs

    HEDIS Quality Measure: Colorectal Cancer Screening

    HEDIS Quality Measure: Colorectal Cancer Screening | 3/21/2019

    March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Remind your patients of the importance of colorectal cancer screening.

    Acute, Chronic or Historical – What is the correct code for DVT/PE? | 2/21/2019

    Understand the difference in documentation requirements of acute, chronic or historical DVT/PE.

    Use, Abuse or Dependence – Substance-Related Disorders | 2/7/2019

    Tips for documenting of substance-related disorders to prevent incorrect coding.

    What Is Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge? | 1/17/2019

    Medication reconciliation key to patient safety and care coordination efforts.
  • More quality programs news

  • Pharmacy

    New Online Option for Pharmacy Prior Authorization Renewal Requests!

    New Online Option for Pharmacy Prior Authorization Renewal Requests! | 3/7/2019

    Receive early notification about upcoming pharmacy PA expirations and submit your ePA renewal requests online.

    Remicade and Orencia: New Claims Edits Effective in June | 3/7/2019

    What you need to know about upcoming edits for Remicade and Orencia.

    Major Price Reduction for Cholesterol Drug | 1/3/2019

    New drug code for Repatha due to a 60% price reduction.

    Recall on Valsartan Products Expanded | 1/3/2019

    What’s next for patients taking valsartan medications?
  • More pharmacy news

  • Dental

  • More dental news

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