News Releases for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah
September 22, 2015
Regence Supports the National Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse, Invites Utah Community to Join, Support “Drug Take-Back Day”
To help protect our families and communities -- and clear our homes of potentially dangerous, unused and unwanted prescription drugs -- Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah supports ‘Drug Take-Back Day’ organized by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). Saturday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Utah residents can drop off their unwanted or expired prescriptions at more than 45 locations statewide.
July 30, 2015
If you have a company with up to 100 employees, a new health plan option can save you money, add flexibility to your benefits and give you better insight into where your premium is going.
March 09, 2015
Health Choice Preferred and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah announce accountable care collaboration
Health Choice Preferred, a division of IASIS Healthcare, and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah are announcing a new value-based care collaboration. Under the agreement, Health Choice Preferred will manage quality and cost of care for more than 10,000 Utah members enrolled in Regence’s fully insured PPO plans.
March 02, 2015
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah paid $978.2 million in medical care for its fully insured members in 2014, or $3,903 per member, according to unaudited figures filed March 2 with the Utah Insurance Department.
February 03, 2015
Regence Marketplace Private Exchange Increases Options, HSA Adoption for Employees in Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington
Regence Health Insurance Services’ private exchange product, Regence Marketplace, is gaining traction in its first full year in Idaho, Oregon, Utah and Washington.
October 29, 2014
Regence Announces Quality Improvements, Cost Savings from First Six Collaborative Care Agreements with Providers
Regence today announced that six hospitals and medical groups across its four-state region have achieved improvements in HEDIS quality measures and high patient satisfaction scores since they entered into collaborative care agreements with Regence on Jan. 1, 2013.
September 23, 2014
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah is launching its “Live Fearless” campaign, which encourages consumers to live life to the fullest by counting on Regence for reliable coverage and access to quality health care when they need it.
August 28, 2014
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah – the state’s first health insurer – and the Central Utah Clinic – the state’s largest group of independent physicians – are sharing the results from the first full year of their collaborative effort to improve patient care, while containing costs. The groundbreaking agreement is what the two partners refer to as an aligned Total Cost of Care (TCC) incentive model.
August 20, 2014
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah is announcing the roll-out of a distinctly different approach to workplace wellness. Unlike cookie-cutter programs that typically offer some mix of gym membership discounts, weight-loss classes and financial incentives or penalties, Regence’s integrated solution offers an innovative suite of tools that equip employers with what they need to establish a “culture of health” in the workplace.
July 16, 2014
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah members paying for doctor, lab, hospital or clinic visits are now offered the Wellero smartphone app to streamline the health care payment process.