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

    • More than 210,000 customers in Alaska
    • More than 3,300 doctors and other healthcare providers in the state
    • Fiscal Year 2014 revenues in Alaska of $575 million
    • Several affiliated companies in Alaska, offering additional coverage, such as stop-loss and others.

    About the Premera family of companies

    • Over 2 million customers, primarily in Alaska and Washington
    • More than 3,600 employees in three states
    • 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.

    Company purpose and values

    Our Purpose: Improving customers' lives by making healthcare work better

    Our Values: Our customers are at the center of all we do.

    • Identify with the Customer
    • Act with Urgency
    • Be Excellent
    • Challenge Convention
    • Do the Right Thing
    • Work Together

    Our Customer Statement: “You take great care of me and make it simple and easy.”