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Premera Blue Cross

Premera Blue Cross

(800) 592-6804

Premera Blue Cross

72 years in business
Headquarters
PO Box 3048
Spokane, WA 99220-3048
Fax Numbers
  • (425) 918-4485
  • (509) 252-7056
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (425) 918-4575
  • (800) 722-1471
  • (800) 508-4722
  • (800) 596-3440
  • (509) 252-7262
  • (509) 736-1578
Additional Email Addresses
  • chris.eck@premera.com
BBB File Opened: 01/01/1955
Business Started: 05/09/1945
Business Started Locally: 05/09/1945
Business Incorporated: 05/09/1945 in WA
Business Management
  • Mrs. Stephanie Olsen, Team Leader, C&A
  • Ms. Chris Eck, Senior Manager
  • Mr. Majd El'azma, President
  • Mr. Rick Grover, President
  • Mark Charpentier, President
  • Mrs. Kimberly Thorp, Team Leader, C&A

Business Category
  • Insurance Companies
  • Insurance Services Office

Additional Information
  • According to information provided to BBB, Premera Blue Cross has been the target of a cyberattack. Premera states consumers' personal information may have been compromised; the attackers may have accessed names, dates of birth, addresses, Social S...
  • According to information provided to BBB, Premera Blue Cross has been the target of a cyberattack.

    Premera states consumers' personal information may have been compromised; the attackers may have accessed names, dates of birth, addresses, Social Security numbers, medical claims information and back account information.

    Premera is offering two years of free identity protection and credit monitoring services to those affected.

    Consumers affected by the breach will be notified by Premera via mail. The company will not email or make unsolicited phone calls regarding the breach. Consumers who believe they may have been affected may contact the company at 800-768-5817.

    Consumers who have been contacted and asked to provide personal information are encouraged to report the experience to their local State Attorney General's office.

    For more information, please visit premeraupdate.com.

Service Area
We service the following area(s): Washington
Alternate Business Names
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Washington
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon
  • LifeWise Student Insurance
  • Premera
  • Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska
  • Lifewise
  • Lifewise Health Insurance
  • Lifewise Assurance Company
  • N C A S Northwest Inc
  • Lifewise Administrators
  • Northstar Administrators
  • Life Wise Assurance Company

Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

B

BBB Reason for Ratings

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Factors that affect the rating for Premera Blue Cross include:

  • Failure to respond to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
  • 4 complaint(s) filed against business that were not resolved

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Premera Blue Cross

This Business Is Not BBB Accredited

Premera Blue Cross

Customer Review Rating:

100%

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