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    Itemized Bill Review of Facility Claims | 7/2/2020

    Starting August 1, 2020, CERiS will perform itemized bill reviews of facility claims.

    Racism Is a Healthcare Issue | 6/18/2020

    We need to do Better.
    InterQual Criteria Used to Review Services

    InterQual Criteria Used to Review Services | 6/18/2020

    Premera expands use of InterQual® criteria to review services.

    Antibody Testing Medical Policy | 6/4/2020

    Premera’s Antibody policy is consistent with CDC’s guidance.

    Extended Prior Authorization Timelines Ending | 6/4/2020

    The timelines established by the DOI have ended.

    CPT Lab Test Codes for Antibody Tests | 5/21/2020

    It’s critical for providers to correctly code these claims.

    New Network for Alaska | 5/21/2020

    Yukon network starts in September.
    Expanded Telehealth for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder

    Expanded Telehealth for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder | 5/7/2020

    Three additional in-network providers to help support members during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Advance Payments for Providers Now Available | 5/7/2020

    The program allocates $100 million in advance payments for providers.

    Workers Compensation for Alaska’s First Responders | 5/7/2020

    First responders who are diagnosed with COVID-19, are presumed to have contracted it on the job and workers’ compensation will apply.
    Advance Payment to Providers During COVID-19 Crisis

    Advance Payment to Providers During COVID-19 Crisis | 5/7/2020

    Premera is offering advance payment to eligible providers to help with financial support during the COVID-19 crisis.

    Your Teen's Mental Health During Isolation | 4/16/2020

    It’s important for teens to stay emotionally connected with friends.
    COVID-19 Updates: Cost Shares, Telehealth Expansion, and Prior Authorization

    COVID-19 Updates: Cost Shares, Telehealth Expansion, and Prior Authorization | 4/2/2020

    Get update for coverage during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

    Premera Invests in Rural Health | 4/2/2020

    Premera's investment in the University of Washington School of Nursing helps improve access to care in rural areas.

    COVID-19 Updates | 3/16/2020

    Premera is working to provide the most accurate COVID-19 information.
    Premera Response to COVID-19

    Premera Response to COVID-19 | 3/5/2020

    Premera is ready to support members and healthcare providers during the COVID-19 outbreak.

    New Member to Provider Network Management and Solutions! | 3/5/2020

    Help us welcome Mindi Rice to Alaska!

    Minding Mental and Heart Health | 2/20/2020

    Did you know 33%of people who’ve survived a heart attack will suffer from depression?

    Useful Links for Premera Network Providers | 2/6/2020

    Easy access to electronic payments, member eligibility, and medical policies.
    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.