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    Learn about a new tool for enrolling clients in Medicare Supplement plans

    Register today for the Medicare Supplement Enrollment Tool Webinar, and learn about the simple and easy tool you can use to enroll your clients in Premera Medicare Supplement plans.

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  • General

    Your Clients Can Avoid Paper Statement Fees in 2018 | 7/20/2017

    Beginning March 2018, UMB Bank will charge customers a $1.50 fee for each quarterly paper statement sent by mail.

    In-Network Hospital Care Options Are Changing in Walla Walla County | 7/14/2017

    Starting July 24, 2017, the in-network hospital care options in Walla Walla County are changing for Premera Blue Cross customers.

    Premera Blue Cross Awards $2 Million in Grants to Nonprofits | 7/13/2017

    This year Premera Social Impact is awarding $2 million through approximately 20 grants to nonprofits that focus on addressing our community’s behavioral health issues.
    Webinar: Learn About a New Tool for Enrolling Clients in Medicare Supplement Plans

    Webinar: Learn About a New Tool for Enrolling Clients in Medicare Supplement Plans | 7/13/2017

    Register today for the Medicare Supplement Enrollment Tool Webinar, and learn about the simple and easy tool you can use to enroll your clients in Premera Medicare Supplement plans.
  • Individual market

    Retention Tool: Help Your Clients Save Time and Money | 6/22/2017

    Use this copy-and-share message to help your clients with Premera health plans make the best decisions when choosing care options.

    Can You Help Your Premera Clients Create an Online Account? | 6/22/2017

    See what we’re telling members about why they should set up an online account – and why it’s also good for you.

    Everett Clinic Acquires Totem Lake | 5/11/2017

    In April, Totem Lake Family Medicine joined The Everett Clinic Integrated Care Network. Here’s how we kept customers informed.

    Cowlitz County Members Undercharged | 5/11/2017

    On April 28, 2017, we sent letters to customers in Cowlitz County who were incorrectly undercharged for 2017 health plans due to an internal error.
  • Group market

    New Maternity Program Begins July 1

    New Maternity Program Begins July 1 | 6/9/2017

    Find out how BestBeginnings Maternity supports your clients.
    Medicare Part D Testing Options for Employers

    Medicare Part D Testing Options for Employers | 6/8/2017

    Learn about the 2 options Premera offers employers to support their Medicare Part D testing obligations.

    The Vine Cultivates Good Health | 5/11/2017

    Premera Blue Cross is helping to take care of your fully insured groups by promoting self-care and good health through a newsletter to employees.

    Get to Know B’link in 16 Minutes with New Training | 5/11/2017

    Learn about Premera's new online resource center for employers – and how you can use it to support your clients – by viewing a 20-minute recorded webinar at your convenience.
  • Large Group

    New Wellness Program Benefits Employees, Employers, Producers | 7/13/2017

    Starting July 1, 2017, Premera offers an embedded Wellness Program with every medical plan for new and renewing large groups. Find out why it matters.

    New Wellness Program Benefits Are Here | 7/13/2017

    We make it easy for your group clients to understand and use their Wellness Program benefits, which can help reduce their calls and questions to you!

    Employer Resources Available for BestBeginnings Maternity | 7/13/2017

    On B’link, your group clients will find customizable flyers, easy copy-and-paste text, as well as ready-to-share emails. Just have them search for BestBeginnings Maternity.

    Free Wellness Workshop for Your Premera Group Clients | 6/8/2017

    Invite your Premera group customers to learn how to help their employees be active and healthier.
  • Small group

    New Pay-As-Billed Approach Begins July 1 | 6/22/2017

    Groups are asked to pay invoices in full as billed by the first of the month. Find out why.
  • Medicare

    New Underwriting Rules Start August 1, 2017 | 4/27/2017

    In order to align with the market and help us curb rate increases, we are making a change to our underwriting rules.

    Medicare Supplement Enrollment Processing in 24 Hours | 3/23/2017

    Find out how we’re making the enrollment experience better for members.

    Preparing for 2020 – Implications for Plan F | 2/23/2017

    Following the passage of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA), we will no longer sell Plan F to new clients.