Public health officials say about 500 people have been exposed to a confirmed case of measles in the Portland, Ore., area. Forty people who were exposed are being monitored because they have not been immunized.
We work with hospitals, medical groups and other providers to help control costs, advocate for our members, and ensure high-quality care. We take this job seriously and do our best to never put you in the middle.
I recently participated in the 2nd Annual Hood to Coast Washington relay race: 12 legs over 77 scenic miles starting at Lake Isabella State Park near Washington’s Hood Canal and ending in the beautiful seaside town of Seabrook.
Having affordable housing is a basic human need. One of the ways Regence supports the health and well-being of Oregonians is by partnering with game-changing organizations like the United Way of the Columbia Willamette to reach out and provide safe housing and support for thousands of local families who are living on the economic bubble.
Oregonians have access to nine new, year-round safe medication disposal kiosks in select Walgreens locations throughout the state, thanks to a new partnership announced today between Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon and Walgreens.
The Dougy Center provides a safe place for children, teens, young adults and their families who are grieving a death or facing an advanced serious illness to share their experiences. For Jim Walton, board member, and Vice President of Sales at Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, the ability to carry on a family legacy of community service and support the needs of children has provided him a greater purpose and improved his overall sense of well-being.
Regence joined an elite group of sponsors at this year’s Answer2Cancer (A2C) event on Saturday, April 7th, a patient education summit that was planned by cancer patients for cancer patients and their care partners. With over 270 in attendance, the event featured opportunities for people to share research, ideas and how they’ve overcome challenges.