News Releases for Regence BlueShield
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.
October 07, 2014
Regence BlueShield Welcomes Michael Burton as Vice President of Account Management for Public Sector
Regence BlueShield announced today that Michael Burton has joined the company as Vice President of Account Management for the organization’s public sector business. In this role, Burton will lead sales retention and growth strategy efforts and teams in the Washington market. He will work closely with Don Antonucci, president of Regence BlueShield as a member of the Washington leadership team.
September 23, 2014
Regence BlueShield 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 20, 2014
Regence BlueShield in Washington 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.
August 11, 2014
Regence BlueShield announced today that John Partin will join the company as Vice President of Network Management for the state of Washington. In this role, Partin will lead network and provider strategy, and the development of collaborative provider relationships. Partin will work closely with Don Antonucci, president of Regence BlueShield as a member of the Washington team.
June 13, 2014
Animated Video Highlights Advantages of New Private Exchange Health Insurance Option for Washington Businesses
Regence BlueShield has launched Regence Marketplace, a new private exchange health insurance option for select Washington businesses, and a supporting three-minute animated video that explains the single-carrier exchange concept and its advantages.
June 02, 2014
Regence BlueShield more than met the federal minimum for spending on medical care, according to data filed with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
April 10, 2014
SEATTLE – Regence has chosen Cerner Corporation to provide a web-based engagement platform that will allow the health insurer to deliver customizable, incentivized and measurable wellness programming for employers in Washington. The Cerner Wellness ...
April 03, 2014
Regence BlueShield in Washington announced today that it has been awarded Full Health Plan Accreditation and Case Management Accreditation for its commercial line of business from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. This is the second time that Regence sought, and received, both Health Plan and Case Management Accreditation from URAC.
April 01, 2014
Regence announced that Lively is now offered to all members through its Advantages program. Lively is an activity-sharing product that creates a smart home that supports the independent lifestyle of older adults.