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  • Premera dental network will be even bigger

    Starting January 1, 2020, our dental network will be among the largest in Washington.

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  • General

    Premera Dental Network Will Be Even Bigger

    Premera Dental Network Will Be Even Bigger | 11/18/2019

    Starting January 1, 2020, our dental network will be among the largest in Washington.

    Planning for Tax Season: Form 1095-B | 11/18/2019

    What your employees need to know and how to tell them with ready-to-share communications.

    New Care Center Opens in Spokane, WA | 11/18/2019

    Premera members will have more access to primary care and a better experience.

    Two New Discount Programs Available to Members | 11/18/2019

    Premera now offers two new ways for members to save money with our discount program–just in time for the holidays.

    Surprise Billing Law Takes Effect in 2020 | 11/18/2019

    Here’s what you need to know about a new Washington state law protecting patients from unexpected out-of-network provider bills.

    Home Test Kit Program Launching | 11/18/2019

    Your employees can now stay up to date on colorectal cancer screenings from their home.

    Premera Teachers Tribute Award | 10/14/2019

    Another teacher is recognized for always being in her students’ corner.
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  • Large group

    Take These Two Easy Steps Now | 8/19/2019

    Let Premera support you in helping your employees transition to a new way of selecting health benefits for 2020 with the School Employees Benefit Board (SEBB) Program.

    Sometimes We All Need a Little Extra Support | 8/19/2019

    We make it easy for you to help your employees find support with the Lifestyle Guidance Resources through their Premera Wellness Program.

    Four Tips for Lifestyle Guidance Resources | 3/18/2019

    We make it easy to tell your employees about Premera wellness program benefits.

    Have an OptiFlex Plan? Tell Your Employees About Premera Pulse | 1/14/2019

    This new interactive way for members to stay engaged with their health is now available for OptiFlex groups. Send this ready-to-share email to your employees.
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  • Small group

    Are Your Employees Getting Lower Copays? | 7/15/2019

    Members who designate a primary care provider and visit that doctor save money.

    A Date With the Doctor | 7/15/2019

    To connect customers with the care they need, Premera is helping to schedule doctor’s appointments.

    W-2 Required for Groups With One or Two Subscribers | 2/18/2019

    Groups with one or two subscribers must submit both the Group Size Attestation form and W-2 to renew health plans starting April 1 or later.

    This Quick Hint Will Help Your Employees Save Money | 2/18/2019

    Many employees don’t know they can save when they designate and get care from an in-network primary care provider. Check out how.
  • More small group news

  • Pharmacy

    Specialty Pharmacy Changes for 2020 | 11/18/2019

    Find out important information about mandatory specialty pharmacy for group plans next year.

    Formulary Updates for Metallic Plans | 10/14/2019

    Find out which drugs are impacted by the latest metallic formulary changes.

    Prior Authorization Update: Victoza | 8/19/2019

    A drug to treat type II diabetes will require prior authorization to be covered.

    New Gene Therapy for Children | 7/15/2019

    Find out how we’re covering Zolgensma, a new drug to treat spinal muscular atrophy.

    Prior Authorization Update | 6/17/2019

    Because there’s a more cost-effective choice, two drugs now require pre-approval to be covered.
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