Our Story

  • Who we are

    Serving Washington state since 1933, Premera Blue Cross (PBC) is a not-for-profit, independent licensee of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association. PBC is the largest of the Premera family of companies, which together serve 2 million members.

    More about our history.

    What we do

    Premera and its affiliate companies provide health, life, vision, dental, stop-loss and disability benefits and other related products and services. Our long-term focus is on improving the cost-effectiveness of the healthcare system; helping our members and the public to take greater control of their health; and providing peace of mind to members through affordable, high-quality coverage and services.

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    What we can do for you

    Premera can provide you, your family or your employees a customized, high-quality health plan that strikes the right balance between coverage and cost. We are committed to giving members the healthcare coverage they want, while empowering them to take control of their health and their healthcare spending.

    More about our plans.