Fast Facts

  • Premera Blue Cross is headquartered in Mountlake Terrace, Wash., with operations in Seattle and Spokane, Wash., and Anchorage, Alaska. The company and its predecessors have operated in Washington since 1933 and in Alaska since 1952.

    Learn more about our history.

    About Premera Blue Cross

    • 1.9 million customers in Washington and Alaska
    • A network of more than 38,000 doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare providers
    • More than 3,250 employees in Washington and Alaska

    About the Premera family of companies

    • More than 2 million customers primarily in Alaska, Oregon, and Washington
    • More than 3,250 employees
    • A network of thousands of physicians, hospitals, and other healthcare providers
    • Learn more about our affiliate companies


    We offer a wide range of products at varying price points, including:

    • Individual and family coverage
    • Group medical, dental, pharmacy, and vision coverage
    • Medicare Supplement plans

    We also partner with our affiliate company to offer life, disability, and stop loss products.

    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.”