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  • You can purchase a new 2015 Premera health plan now through February 15, 2015.

    If you apply for coverage directly with Premera, you have until the last day of the month to apply, and you can select one of four effective dates. For example, if we receive your application on December 31, you can select January 1, January 15, February 1, or February 15 as your effective date.

    If you apply for coverage through, you'll need to do so by the 15th of the month for your coverage to begin on the first day of the following month.

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  • To apply by phone

    Call us at 877-PREMERA (877-773-6372) and we’ll enroll you in a new health plan over the phone.

    To apply by mail

    1. Complete the enrollment form. One application per family.
    2. Mail the completed enrollment form to:
      Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska
      2550 Denali Street, Suite 1404
      Anchorage, AK 99503-2753

    Are you eligible to apply?

    You're eligible to enroll in a Premera health plan if:

    • You're a resident of and have a principal residence in the state of Alaska
    • You're not entitled to Medicare
      • If you're 65 or older but not eligible for Medicare, please submit a “Not Eligible for Medicare” document from the Social Security Administration

    Your dependents can enroll on your plan if they're: 

    • Your spouse or domestic partner
    • Your natural or legally adopted children under the age of 26
    • Children under the age of 26, and you're their legal guardian

    Do you need a 2014 health plan?

    If you have a qualifying event, you can purchase a 2014 health plan until December 15, 2014.

    Qualifying events

    If you have certain life event such as marriage or divorce, birth or adoption of a child, moving to a new area, or losing health coverage, you may qualify to enroll outside the open enrollment period.