News Releases for Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah
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.
March 01, 2016
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah paid $947.0 million in medical care for its fully insured members in 2015, or $4,006 per member, according to unaudited figures filed March 1 with the Utah Insurance Department.
November 16, 2015
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah Releases Findings on the Importance of a Holistic Approach to Palliative Care
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah is doing its part to help educate and inform its members and the community about this much needed, yet little understood type of specialized care.
October 08, 2015
Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah is pleased to announce its Medicare Advantage PPO plan received 4.5 out of 5 Stars* from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
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.