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  • General

    Premera Makes Researching Healthcare Costs Easy With This Tool

    Premera Makes Researching Healthcare Costs Easy With This Tool | 3/11/2019

    The Find a Doctor tool helps members compare costs and make informed decisions.
    What Your Clients Can Do About the Measles Outbreak

    What Your Clients Can Do About the Measles Outbreak | 2/25/2019

    The measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine is a preventive immunization covered under every Premera plan. Here’s what your clients can do.
    You Could Win – in More Ways Than One

    You Could Win – in More Ways Than One | 2/11/2019

    Accept our invitation to participate in the annual producer communication survey. One producer will win a gift basket, but everyone will benefit from the feedback.

    Redesigned Explanation of Benefits Launches in February | 2/11/2019

    Upgraded letters will improve clarity and ease of understanding health plan information.
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  • Individual market

    Producer Tip: What Happens After You Close a Special Enrollment Sale? | 2/11/2019

    Find out the four things that will happen when your client has a qualifying life event.

    Your Next Steps After Open Enrollment: Ancillary Products | 1/21/2019

    Build your book of business by offering your clients Premera adult dental plans and LifeSecure products.

    Producer Tips: ID Numbers | 1/21/2019

    Do you know what the three types of ID numbers from Premera mean and how they relate to your clients? Find out.

    Remind Your Clients to Pay for 2019 Coverage | 1/7/2019

    Ensure your clients are ready for their 2019 plan to begin.
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  • Group market

    Get to Know Our 2019 Wellness Programs Benefits | 2/11/2019

    At Premera, we know how important wellness is to your group clients. Do you know what wellness benefits come with each medical plan?
    In 2018, Your Group Clients Asked for This—and Here It Is!

    In 2018, Your Group Clients Asked for This—and Here It Is! | 1/21/2019

    If your group clients are not already using B’link, they’re missing out on a valuable resource that was visited more than 21,000 times in 2018.

    Annual Reminder: Medicare Secondary Payer | 1/7/2019

    Yes, it’s complex, but we have resources you can share with your group clients.

    Two Quick Tips for the Secure Employer Website | 1/7/2019

    Do you support your group clients with account and billing information, enrollment updates, and reports? These tips will make your work easier.
  • More group market news

  • Large Group

    Four Tips for Lifestyle Guidance Resources | 3/11/2019

    Tell your large group clients with a Premera Wellness Program about new resources.
    OptiFlex Groups Now Have Premera Pulse

    OptiFlex Groups Now Have Premera Pulse | 1/7/2019

    This new interactive way for members to stay engaged with their health is now available for your OptiFlex groups.

    OptiFlex Groups Can Opt Out of Premera Pulse by December 12 | 11/26/2018

    Premera Pulse is launching on January 1 to OptiFlex groups. These groups will get an email notifying them of the ability to opt out. The deadline to opt out is December 12.

    Tell Your Group Clients About the Preferred Choice Discount | 11/26/2018

    For your group clients with 51-99 employees, they will get a discount on their Preferred Choice plan. Tell them with this new flyer.
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  • Small group

    A Quick Hint That Will Help Small Group Members Save Money | 2/25/2019

    Remind your small group employers of the savings their employees get when they designate and get care from an in-network primary care provider.

    Small Group Attestation Now Required for Groups of Two | 2/11/2019

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

    Small Group Employers Can Offer More Options in 2019 | 12/10/2018

    Groups of 10 or more can now offer up to three plan options.

    Quarterly Wellness Tip #4: Stress Management | 11/13/2018

    The final quarterly wellness tip of 2018 is available to share with your small group clients.
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  • Pharmacy

    Vitamin D Coverage Update | 12/10/2018

    Starting January 1, 2019, Vitamin D supplements will not be covered as preventive.

    Premera Helps Members Manage Medication Safely | 11/26/2018

    Premera promotes effective prescription drug use with the Enhanced Controlled Substance Utilization program.

    New: Pharmacy Articles in One Place | 11/26/2018

    Check out the new pharmacy category on our Producer News site and in our e-newsletter.

    Changes to Prior Authorization for Drugs | 11/12/2018

    Be informed about the latest medications that require review.
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  • Medicare

    Producer Tip: It’s All About Communication | 3/11/2019

    Whether it’s checking in with your client or getting the support you need as a producer, here are a few tips to effectively reach out.

    Producer Tips: Member Website, Discounts, and More | 2/25/2019

    Use these tips to help your clients save money and find the information they need online.

    Share This KING 5 Segment | 2/25/2019

    This video will help your clients understand the Silver&Fit program that’s included with their Medicare plan from Premera.

    New Medicare Supplement Rates | 2/11/2019

    New rates take effect April 1, 2019 for Premera Blue Cross Medicare Supplement plans.
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