Fast Facts

  • Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska and its predecessors have operated here since 1952 and are dedicated to helping maintain the healthy lifestyle unique to Alaska.

    Learn more about our history 

    About Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska

    • Over 100,000 customers in Alaska
    • Fiscal Year 2011 revenues in Alaska of $476 million
    • A network of more than 2,600 healthcare professionals in the Anchorage metro area alone
    • More than 20 hospitals
    • Almost 100 employees supporting our Alaskan customers across the country
    • Several affiliated companies in Alaska, offering additional coverage, such as stop-loss and others.

    About the Premera Family of Companies

    • Nearly 1.9 million members, primarily in Alaska, Oregon, and Washington
    • 2013 Consolidated Revenue: $3.36 billion
    • More than 3,000 employees in three states
    • A network of more than 35,000 healthcare providers
    • Learn more about our affiliate companies 


    We offer a wide range of products at varying price points for our Alaska members, including:

    We also partner with affiliate companies to offer stop-loss coverage to our employers.

    Corporate Objectives

    Mission, Vision and Goal 

    • Mission: We provide peace of mind to our customers about their healthcare.
    • Vision: We are the health plan of choice and standard for excellence in our region.
    • Goal: We are an operationally excellent company using customer intimacy to achieve profitable growth.

    Core Values 

    • Excellence: We deliver highly efficient and valuable service.
    • Customer Care: We anticipate, listen and respond to our customers’ needs.
    • Leadership: We take the initiative to make a difference in the health of our business, the people and communities we serve, and each other.
    • Integrity: We do the right thing.
    • Teamwork: We work together without boundaries to achieve our goals.