In the News for Regence BlueShield
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.
February 06, 2015 | Portland Business Journal
Though only a year in his present post, Regence BlueShield President Don Antonucci brings with him two decades of experience from around the country in insurance and health care, from consulting and marketing work to other leadership roles within BlueCross BlueShield. In Washington state, the plan has nearly 1 million members.
January 02, 2015 | Portland Business Journal
More than 3 million people receive employer health benefits through private exchanges. Last March, Regence Health Insurance Services announced plans to launch a new private exchange for businesses of 100 employees or more in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Utah. It was also to become available to smaller employers later in the year. It works similar to a 401(k) retirement plan, with employers contributing a set amount to employees' accounts, who can then shop for a plan online in the Regence Marketplace.
December 19, 2014 | Healthcare Payer News
Washington State’s Regence BlueShield is introducing ActiveCare, a new group health plan offering built on accountable care partnership with four providers that form network choices.