Joint administration describes a partnership between Regence and a third-party administrator (TPA).

Through these arrangements, Regence:

  • Builds and maintains our medical provider network
  • Prices medical claims based on our reimbursement rates
  • Develops and maintains our pre-authorization list and medical and reimbursement policies
  • Supports providers through our Provider Contact Center and Provider Relations teams
  • Sends payment to providers

The TPA:

  • Contracts with employer groups
  • Calculates the members' benefits
  • Receives pre-authorization requests from providers
  • Supports members through the TPA's medical management program
  • Supports members through the TPA's customer service team
  • Sends payment to members, if applicable

Regence has partnered with AmeriBen to serve the following employer groups:

  • Alpha Media
  • Alsco Inc.
  • Avalon Health Care Inc.
  • CHG Healthcare Services
  • IEC Group
  • J-U-B Engineers, Inc.
  • Sportsman's Warehouse Holdings Inc. 

Regence and Zenith American Solutions have partnered to serve the following health trusts:

  • U.A. Local Union 290 Plumber, Steamfitter & Shipfitter Health Trust (U.A. Local Union 290) 
  • UFCW Local 555-Employers Health Trust