In the News for Regence BlueShield
June 28, 2016 | State of Reform
State of Reform reports on new data from Regence BlueShield and HealthSparq, a health care startup specializing in consumer transparency, that found Washington state consumers could save roughly a quarter of a billion dollars by simply shopping around.
June 20, 2016 | Dr. Bruce Smith in Portland Business Journal
Executive medical director for Regence BlueShield, Dr. Bruce Smith, shares how comprehensive palliative care benefits can support not only the individual’s care needs but also the needs of those serving as caregivers.
May 03, 2016 | Puget Sound Business Journal
Puget Sound Business Journal reports on Regence BlueShield's $100,000 donation to Mary's Place, a Seattle-baesd nonprofit which connects homeless people with housing and health resources. The article notes Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has committed to match this donation.
April 15, 2016 | Portland Business Journal
The Portland Business Journal reports on the positive impact of Regence's Palliative Care benefit, one year after it launched.
March 15, 2016 | GeekWire
Regence BlueShield participated in Reverse Pitch Day at Cambia Grove to encourage startups to apply for a paid pilot to solve health care industry challenges.
September 16, 2015 | EBN
Don Antonucci, president of Regence BlueShield, shares the top five health care trends that will impact employers, insurers and consumers.
September 02, 2015 | Puget Sound Business Journal
The Puget Sound Business Journal has named Regence BlueShield one of Washington's "Best Workplaces".
August 05, 2015 | Puget Sound Business Journal
If health care industry changes were measured on a Richter scale I’m willing to bet these could collectively be categorized as “the big one.”
March 03, 2015 | Puget Sound Business Journal
What are the most pressing issues in health care? What areas of the industry have made good progress in light of health reform, and which parts need more fixing? Don Antonucci, president of Regence BlueShield, shared his thoughts at the Puget Sound Business Journal's Health Care of the Future event.
February 19, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter
Central Kitsap Reporter congratulates CHI Franciscan Health and Regence BlueShield for coming to agreement on a new contract regarding reimbursements. The agreement brings Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners back into the Regence network, which means Regence members have access to all health care services at Harrison Medical Center and Harrison HealthPartners at in-network rates.