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Posted on Jun 19, 2018 (27 days ago)

Business Wire (press release)

InterSystems and Premera Blue Cross Bring Together Claims and Clinical Data to “Make Healthcare Work Better”
Business Wire (press release)
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InterSystems Corporation, a global leader in health information technology, today announced a groundbreaking collaboration with Premera Blue Cross, a not-for-profit Blue Cross Blue Shield licensee in Alaska and a ...

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Posted yesterday.

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Acupuncture Works! — Needless to say, they use needles
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Katie Schalberg was studying to become a medical doctor when a conversation with her sister, a nurse, set her on a different path. Schalberg had been looking into alternative medicine to help their mother, who was undergoing chemotherapy ...


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Posted on Jun 21, 2018 (24 days ago)

Health Data Management

Premera using variety of data to gain complete view of patients' needs
Health Data Management
Health insurer Premera Blue Cross, serving the states of Alaska and Washington, is amassing data to build a complete picture of each of its members and to improve its ability to solve problems and more effectively managing risk. The objective is to ...


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Posted on Jul 10, 2018 (5 days ago)

State of Reform

Insurers, brokers call to replace 80th percentile with percentage of Medicare
State of Reform
The Alaska Division of Insurance received 33 comments in response to the Division soliciting amendments or alternatives to the 80th percentile rule. Out of the 33 comments, nine medical providers and one consumer submitted comments supporting the 80th ...


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Posted on Jun 26, 2018 (20 days ago)

News briefs: Study outlines best practices for patient matching
TechTarget
... Alaska's network, which currently enables electronic medical records exchange for more than 500 participants statewide, including AARP Alaska, Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska and the state of Alaska's Department of Health and Social Services.


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Posted on Jun 27, 2018 (19 days ago)

Q&A on health plans for small businesses
Alaskajournal.com
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, when filing comments on the proposed rule, said association health plan premiums for women in their early 30s might be more than 30 percent higher than rates under regular individual and small-group rules.


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Posted on Jul 5, 2018 (10 days ago)

Must Read Alaska (blog)

Alaska Medicaid expansion enrollees now nearly 50000
Must Read Alaska (blog)
This allows the rest of the 18,000 Alaskans who buy their insurance from Premera Blue Cross to have insurance. Premera is still the only insurer offering coverage in Alaska's individual market. The number of people enrolling in the individual market ...


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Posted on Jul 12, 2018 (4 days ago)

Health IT Analytics

BCBSA Tackles Opioids with Big Data, Accreditations, Member Hotline
Health IT Analytics
Programs such as Blue Cross' Prescription Pain Medication Safety Program are leading the way in addressing this health crisis," said Massachusetts Secretary of Health and Human Services Marylou Sudders. "We are encouraged to see opioid-related deaths ...
The Opioid Epidemic in America: An Update | Blue Cross Blue ShieldBlue Cross Blue Shield

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Posted on Apr 18, 2018 (88 days ago)

PREMERA BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF ALASKA RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS BRAND EXCELLENCE AWARD
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Anchorage, Alaska, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska announced today that it has received a Brand Excellence Award from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA). The annual awards honor Blue ...

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Posted on Jun 20, 2018 (26 days ago)

EHRIntelligence.com

Allscripts, Greenway Health, InterSystems Forge New Partnerships
EHRIntelligence.com
Premera Blue Cross provides comprehensive health benefits and tailored services to residents across the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. InterSystems is teaming up with Premera to combine clinical data from health information exchanges (HIEs) and EHR ...


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