Having access to the right medical experts can go a long way toward helping employees make better health care decisions. Regence offers the following programs as enhancements to the benefit coverage an employer offers its employees.
Advice24 is a toll-free, 24/7 health care information resource. Our nurses provide quick and confidential professional guidance to members to help them receive appropriate and cost-effective care by assessing symptoms and providing health information and advice. Nurses help members decide if they need to seek emergency care, make a doctor appointment or pursue self-care at home.
Regence Case Management
Case management is designed to help employees manage serious conditions or injuries. Using industry-leading predictive modeling software, the case management team can identify member needs and offer quality care at the lowest cost. The program is provided by registered nurses and social workers certified (CCM) in a clinical specialty such as NICU/pediatric, transplant, oncology, AIDS/HIV and end of life. This program is included in fully insured and self-funded plans.
Regence Disease Management
Support and educate members with chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, asthma and/or depression. Our nurses and behavioral health care coordinators provide tailored educational materials, tools and other services.
Quit For Life
Quit For Life® tobacco treatment program helps people quit for good in their own way and at their own pace. The 12-month program includes telephone calls with a trained specialist, called a Quit Coach™. The calls, web tools and written materials are used to develop a customized plan to help participants work toward becoming tobacco-free.
BabyWiseSM is a maternity management program that provides pregnant women with prenatal education and support for a healthy pregnancy and a healthy, full-term baby. By supplementing the care women get from their doctors, BabyWise helps prevent avoidable premature births and the risks and costs associated with them.
With our coaching program, members can work one-on-one with a health coach certified by Wellcoaches™ to set and reach goals for a healthier life. Our health coaches can provide guidance on:
- Managing weight and learning healthy eating habits
- Exercising and improving fitness levels
- How to stop smoking or using tobacco products
- Getting a good night's rest
- Reducing stress and improving coping skills
Members set the goals and pace, and communicate confidentially with their personal health coaches by phone or secure messaging.