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Regence BCBS health insurance

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Regence is the name given to Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans in four northwestern states. Serving 2.2 million members, Regence offers health insurance plans under the following names.

  • Regence BlueShield of Idaho
  • Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon
  • Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah
  • Regence BlueShield (Washington)

The member companies have histories dating back more than 95 years, and each offers health insurance coverage for families and individuals as well as group insurance for employers. Medicare plans, dental coverage and pharmacy benefits are among the other products offered by Regence.

While available health insurance plans vary by state, Regence policies generally go by one of the following names: Evolve Core, Evolve Plus, Evolve HSA and RealValue. Plans may have deductibles ranging from $1,000 to $10,000, and HSA plans are eligible for tax breaks when combined with a health savings account.

In addition to medical insurance, Regence members have access to discounts for a number of other products and services. Although subject to change at any time, the perks of a Regence membership may include reduced pricing for wellness programs, funeral planning services, pet care and weight management.

Regence is a not-for-profit health care company, and its corporate offices are located in Portland, Oregon.