News Releases for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon
August 23, 2016
Today Regence announced it has expanded the scope of its comprehensive palliative care benefit to include perinatal palliative care support. By incorporating perinatal and pediatric palliative care into its benefits, Regence is the first health plan in the country to provide full-spectrum palliative care support to its 1.7 million customers.
June 28, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield partners with Oregon Food Bank for a Week of Service, providing 20,000 meals to Oregonians in need
In an effort to combat this state-wide hunger, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon employees teamed up with Oregon Food Bank for a week of giving back from June 13-18. Regence employees’ more than 300 hours of volunteering generated nearly 20,000 meals for hungry children and families in Oregon.
June 28, 2016
Regional health plans devoted $7 million benefiting more than 2,000 nonprofits while its employees volunteered more than 7,400 hours to charitable causes across four-state footprint.
June 13, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon has made a $15,000 donation to The Center Foundation to help support sports medicine programs in local high schools and expand similar services to area middle schools.
April 21, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon has named Rakesh (Raki) Pai, M.D., M.B.A, as its executive medical director.
April 13, 2016
First Year Data Confirms Hospital Readmissions Decrease as Consumers Embrace Regence’s Palliative Care Benefit
In support of National Healthcare Decisions Day on April 16, Regence is unveiling inaugural palliative care program results. These showcase how critical this program is and the increased demand for this personalized level of support.
April 01, 2016
Regence announces new partnership with Willamette Dental Group to offer proactive dental plans to groups in Washington and Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. – Regence today announced a new partnership with Willamette Dental Group, the largest multi-specialty group dental practice in the Pacific Northwest. Regence and Willamette Dental’s relationship dates back to 1973 and through this new...
March 28, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon is pleased to welcome Vanessa Lyons to its sales team as Manager of National Accounts, Labor and Trust.
March 01, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon paid $1.6 billion in medical care for its fully insured members in 2015, or $3,270 per member, according to unaudited figures filed March 1 with the Oregon Insurance Division.
November 16, 2015
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon Releases Findings on the Importance of a Holistic Approach to Palliative Care
Portland, OR. (November 16, 2015) – November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon is doing their part to help educate and inform its customers and the community about palliative care. Today the company...