In the News for Regence BlueShield
November 24, 2014 | Tacoma/Pierce County Habitat for Humanity
Employees from Regence in Tacoma recently volunteered their weekend with Habitat for Humanity, helping remove foundation covers for two new homes in Tillicum. Celicia Yeoman, community investment relationship manager at Regence, spoke with Habitat for Humanity about why Regence got involved.
November 12, 2014
Employers are now facing more complicated decisions around offering health care benefits than ever before. This fact is partially due to the dramatic changes that are taking place within the health insurance industry itself. The good news is that leading health insurers and consultants are stepping up to this challenge and undertaking efforts to simplify the decision-making process around health care benefits for their customers. This white paper represents such an effort by Regence.
October 10, 2014 | Food Lifeline
Regence BlueShield is a strong partner in Food Lifeline’s mission to stop hunger. The two share the same goal of ending childhood hunger and combating childhood obesity, two trends that often go hand in hand. This year, Food Lifeline has awarded Regence the Outstanding Corporate/Foundation Donor award.
October 09, 2014 | Q13
Be Well Washington: Breast cancer awareness, prevention & early detection; What you need to know that you may not
For Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Regence BlueShield Executive Medical Director Dr. Mary Kay O'Neill sat down with Q13 to discuss the importance of breast cancer awareness.
September 25, 2014 | Univision
Sebastian De Freitas, Analista de Mercados Emergentes de Regence BlueShield y Sr. Eduardo Baca Cuenca, Cónsul de México en WA, hablaron con Univisión acerca del lanzamiento de la Semana Binacional de Salud en el estado de Washington, un esfuerzo a nivel nacional de proporcionar clínicas, servicios y educación de salud a las comunidades más necesitadas.
September 25, 2014
Q13 FOX News anchor Marni Hughes sits down with Eric Pettigrew, Director of Community and Business Relationships with Regence BlueShield, who has advice about how to help manage a busy student athlete.
September 03, 2014 | Q13
Dr. Edgar Marcuse from UW Medicine discusses the importance of immunizations.
September 02, 2014 | The Seattle Times
Seattle Children’s hospital and Regence BlueShield have announced that the hospital will be part of the insurers’ network of health-care providers.
August 14, 2014 | Regence BlueShield
Creating a culture of health starts with putting the consumer, or employee, in the center. With that in place, employers can focus on integrating key program pillars.
July 25, 2014 | Seattle Business
Regence BlueShield now provides HealthSparq, a transparency tool, to its customers. Featuring a slick, easy-to-use web interface, HealthSparq offers detailed comparisons of cost and quality among providers. Taking into account Regence’s price negotiations and a user’s specific plan, it estimates out-of-pocket expenses for hundreds of procedures.