Category: Producer

Small Group Marketplace (SGMP) Sunsetting July 31, 2021

Premera Blue Cross will be sunsetting Small Group Marketplace (SGMP) on July 31, 2021. Through July 20th producers can submit group applications via SGMP for August 1, 2021 effective dates. For September 1, 2021 effective dates and beyond, group applications can only be submitted via One Platform. For producers that use SGMP, your book of […]

Reminder: CC Payments No Longer Accepted After June 30, 2021

This is a reminder that credit card payments for Premera Blue Cross premiums ended on June 30, 2021. Premera will revert to regular payment options after that date. For groups that already have an account set up for paying their bill, it is recommended that they access their account to manage funding sources and change to […]

Premera Small Group Updates

Credit card payments for Premera Blue Cross premiums will end on June 30, 2021. Premera will revert to regular payment options after that date. For groups that already have an account set up for paying their bill, it is recommended that they access their account to manage funding sources and change to another payment option […]

Premera’s Vaccine Video Series

Premera is excited to share two new videos focusing on Vaccine Myth Busting and Vaccine Community Outreach and Advocacy that can be shared with Groups. Each video is hosted by Dr. Josephine Young, Medical Director at Premera, and features these speakers: Nwando Anyaoku, MD, MPH, MBA, Vice President, Chief Health Equity Officer, Swedish Health Services […]

Register for Webinar: Driving Engagement with Behavioral Health Benefits When Stigma Prevails

Join Premera Blue Cross and Boulder Health on Monday, April 5 at 11:30am PT to learn how to destigmatize and improve engagement with your behavioral health benefits. Register Now. Your employer groups are also welcome to register. At least 1 in 8 workers has an untreated substance use disorder (SUD), yet 9 in 10 individuals who need treatment don’t receive […]

Final Small Group Reminders For Jan 1, 2021

Thank you to our Producers for your business and for your patience as the Connexion team works through higher than normal volumes of inquires this unusual year. Please remember to monitor and respond to emails from the Connexion team regarding your Group submissions in case any additional info must be submitted for the Group to […]

Final 2021 Premera Small Group Medical Rates and SGMP Are Available Now

Premera Blue Cross has received OIC approval for its 2021 Small Group Medical rates. They are available now in GroupQuote. Producers should see very little if any difference in rates quoted under the “pending OIC approval” scenario. Renewals are expected to be released by the end of next week. SGMP is also now available to […]

Join Us For Online Mid-Size (51-199) Medical Trainings

We hope you will join us on Thursday, October 29, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. for an information-packed virtual session all about our newest plan offerings for groups with 51-199 employees—the 2021 Preferred Choice plans. In this session, you can expect to: Hear what’s NEW with Premera Preferred Choice plans in 2021 Learn more about what […]

Preliminary 2021 Premera Small Group Medical Rates Are Available Now

Preliminary 2021 Premera Small Group Medical rates are available now in GroupQuote “Pending OIC Approval”. Please note that these rates are available for early QUOTING ONLY and are still pending OIC approval.  You will not be able to “submit” a new group  nor will renewal packages be sent until rates are final. The 2021 Health […]

Join Us For Online Small Group Medical Trainings

Mark your calendar and don’t miss this information packed hour all about 2021 Premera Small Group Medical Plans! Two identical sessions are offered below, so you only have to attend one. A recording will also be made available if you cannot attend. Reach out to your Representative if you have any questions. Thanks! Small Group Medical Training […]