BOISE, Idaho – Regence BlueShield of Idaho will offer 14 Individual and Family health plans through the Your Health Idaho health insurance marketplace in 2021. This will be the first year that Regence offers on-exchange products in Idaho. These exchange health plans provide subsidies for eligible consumers in accordance with the Affordable Care Act to reduce monthly premiums and out-of-pocket costs.
Regence’s health plans offer Idahoans ample choice and customization to fit their personal health needs, including one accountable health network in partnership with St. Luke’s Health Partners, and two networks that include a broad selection of doctors, facilities and practitioners. Idaho shoppers can explore whether they are eligible for financial assistance and browse health plan options by visiting regence.com/go/care.
“Starting in 2021, we’re pleased to serve even more Idahoans by bringing the quality and service that Regence customers have long enjoyed to the Your Health Idaho Exchange,” said Sean Robbins, President of Regence BlueShield of Idaho. “Our plans combine access, affordability and flexibility to meet consumers where they are in their health care journey.”
Regence’s Individual and Family health plans cover primary care, emergency services, hospitalization, labs, maternity, mental health, pediatric dental and vision, preventive services, chronic disease care and more. No-cost or low-cost telehealth services provide convenient at-home care, including free wellness doctor visits, and virtual care options for mental health treatment. In addition, all plans come with the Individual Assistance Program, which includes four free counseling visits per event, and life-balance services offering legal help, financial, elder and childcare resources and more. Regence members also can access prescription coverage at 65,000 pharmacies nationwide.
For licensed agents not currently appointed with Regence, please visit this page for more information. Idahoans can now preview 2021 health plans at www.YourHealthIdaho.org. The 2021 open enrollment period runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15, 2020.
Regence is committed to supporting members and safely connecting them to care during the COVID-19 pandemic. To learn more about coverage and explore self-care resources, please visit https://www.regence.com/member/health-lifestyle/coronavirus-covid-19.
About Regence BlueShield of Idaho
Regence BlueShield of Idaho, based in Lewiston, has been serving Idahoans for 74 years with comprehensive health insurance solutions. As a nonprofit mutual insurance company and independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Regence is part of a family of companies dedicated to transforming health care by delivering innovative products and services that change the way consumers in Idaho and nationwide experience health care. For more information, please visit regence.com, facebook.com/regenceblueshieldofidaho or twitter.com/regenceidaho.