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Cambia Health Solutions is a nonprofit total health solutions company based in the Pacific Northwest/Intermountain region, serving consumers and communities for nearly 100 years. Cambia companies provide a wide range of products and services, including health care information technology and software development, retail health care, health insurance, life insurance, pharmacy benefit management, consumer engagement and wellness.

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Mark Ganz Honored with 2013 Governors' Gold Award—October 31, 2013

Mark Ganz, president and CEO of Cambia Health Solutions, has been honored with a 2013 Governors' Gold Award for his lifetime contributions to the state of Oregon in the areas of health care, economic development and leadership through community service.
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Chip Terhune Joins Cambia as Vice President of Government Affairs—September 17, 2013

Cambia is pleased to welcome Chip Terhune to the company, where he will oversee all aspects of the company's federal and state government affairs to enhance Cambia's efforts to transform health care.
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HealthSparq Announces New Contract with Leading Florida Health Plan—July 19, 2013

HealthSparq, a leading solutions provider that enables online shopping in healthcare, announced today that Florida's oldest and largest health plan is the latest to join its portfolio of customers.
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Health Care Transparency a Hot Topic at National Health Insurance Conference—July 16, 2013

In a standing-room only setting at a recent health insurance industry conference, HealthSparq President Scott Decker showed health plans the results of a recent industry survey about healthcare transparency trends and tools, and attendees at the 2013 America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute event responded.
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The Quickest Health Quiz on the Planet Now Inspiring Employees to Live Healthier—July 3, 2013

Traditional health assessment tools often take nearly 30 minutes to complete, and have no immediate impact or action to encourage healthier behaviors. hubbub health, a technology-driven wellness solution, has re-invented the tool, in a quick, easy and relatable format.
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Cambia Health Solutions and GNS Healthcare to Co-Develop Next Generation Medication Adherence Platform Using Big Data Analytics—June 27, 2013

Cambia Health Solutions and GNS Healthcare today announced they are collaborating to build a platform for harnessing data-driven predictive models focused on medication adherence.
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Groundbreaking Study Unveiled at AHIP Institute Offers Health Insurers New Insights into the Post-Reform Environment—June 14, 2013

Today HealthSparq, a trusted provider of healthcare transparency solutions to many of the nation's largest regional health plans and employers, unveiled a first-of-its-kind benchmark study at the America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) Institute 2013 conference demonstrating the under-utilization of transparency tools by health plans nationwide.
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HealthSparq™ Announces Partnership with MDLIVE—June 13, 2013

HealthSparq, a leading provider of healthcare transparency solutions for health insurers, announced it has signed an agreement with MDLIVE to offer telehealth services through its transparency platform to health plans and employers across the nation.
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BridgeSpan Health Company Announces Appointment of New President—June 10, 2013

BridgeSpan Health Company, an affiliate of Cambia Health Solutions, today announced the appointment of Chris Blanton as president, effective June 17, 2013.
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Mark Wyman Joins Cambia as Vice President of Technology—May 30, 2013

Cambia is pleased to welcome Mark Wyman to the company, where he will leverage more than 30 years of experience in product and systems development to lead Cambia's Claims, Health Care Services and Government Programs Information Technology teams.
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HealthSparq to Lead Discussion on Consumer Healthcare Empowerment at The Institute for Healthcare Consumerism Forum East—May 6, 2013

HealthSparq, a trusted provider of cost and quality healthcare transparency solutions among 15 of the nation's health plans, will lead a roundtable discussion at the Institute for Healthcare Consumerism Forum on May 9th focused on engaging consumers on their healthcare choices, and will share strategies and best practices that lead to better consumer healthcare decision-making.
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Get smart, with heart: Cambia employees exercise nearly 278,000 minutes for charity—Apr. 15, 2013

It was straight from the heart — the 277,679 minutes of exercise that 254 local Cambia employees logged in the company's Charity Challenge resulted in prizes of $500 for the American Heart Association and $250 for Start Making A Reader Today (SMART).
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Child Abuse is a Costly but Preventable Agony for Thousands of Children in Oregon—Apr. 4, 2013

Child abuse affects more children than autism, juvenile diabetes and all forms of childhood cancer combined, according to a report released today by the Children's Trust Fund of Oregon and Prevent Child Abuse Oregon.
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HealthSparq Transforms Healthcare by Delivering Innovative Consumer Transparency Solutions to Health Insurers—Apr. 4, 2013

Colorado's Rocky Mountain Health Plan joins HealthSparq's portfolio of medical insurers across the country
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Good Science from RegenceRx Equals Good Value for Michigan's Upper Peninsula Health Plan—Mar. 5, 2013

Prescription medications are a key driver of the nation's rising health care costs, and many health care plans are seeking solutions that will provide the best value to their members. With that in mind...
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Sprig Health Offers Uninsured Individuals up to 50 percent Discounts on Health Care—Feb. 21, 2013

Consumers can choose from more than 360 providers in Portland for everything from mammograms to orthopedic procedures to women's wellness...
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Cambia Health Solutions generates $1.4 billion in regional economic activity in 2011—Feb. 14, 2013

The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Cambia Health Solutions report was produced with ECONorthwest, a Portland-based consulting firm specializing in economic planning and financial analysis. The report measures the economic and fiscal impacts associated with...
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HealthSparq Transforms Patients into Educated Consumers—Jan. 22, 2013

Employee healthcare costs continue to rise, with the average insurance premium contribution in some locations expected to grow 8.2 percent over the next year. To slow the growth of healthcare costs, employers are looking for ways to better educate...
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Cambia Health Solutions Invests in Direct Primary Care Pioneer Qliance—Jan. 2, 2013

Company's investment in innovative Puget Sound physician network fulfills mutual goals of improving health care quality while lowering costs...
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Cambia employees pledge 1.3 million in annual giving campaign to benefit community nonprofits—Dec. 20, 2012

Whether it's feeding the hungry, serving military veterans, or helping an abandoned pet find a new home, Cambia Health Solutions' employees are giving back to the communities where they live and work through the company's annual employee giving campaign.
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Hubbub Health Partners to Improve Idaho Business Community's Health—Nov. 27, 2012

To help employers get their staff motivated for better health, the Greater Pocatello Chamber of Commerce and Portneuf Health Care Foundation is offering local employers a new tool, called Hubbub Health, to get their employees eating well, stressing less, and moving more.
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Cambia Health Solutions Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite—Nov. 9, 2012

Cambia Health Solutions has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association, for helping employees eat better and move more.
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Donald McNees Joins Cambia Health Solutions as Vice President and General Manager of Provider Businesses—Nov. 1, 2012

Donald McNees has joined Cambia Health Solutions as Vice President and General Manager of Provider Businesses within the company's Direct Health Solutions (DHS) division.
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Staffing Enhancements, New Markets: LifeMap Gears up for Growth—Nov. 1, 2012

LifeMap Assurance Company is pleased to announce the addition or promotion of eight staff to the company's leadership team.
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Cambia Health Solutions named one of Oregon's "Healthiest Employers"—Oct. 12, 2012

Cambia Health Solutions was honored as one of Oregon's 2012 Healthiest Employers, outranking some stiff competition that included many health care companies.
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Scott Decker Joins Cambia Health Solutions as President of HealthSparq—Sept. 10, 2012

Scott Decker has joined Cambia Health Solutions as President of HealthSparq. In this role, Mr. Decker will lead the strategic direction and growth of this business, while overseeing the company's operations
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Sprig Health Extends Services to Washington State—Aug. 20, 2012

Sprig Health, an online health care marketplace that provides customers with direct access to medical care, today announced its service is available in Washington state.
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Hubbub Health Scores Gold with National Web Health Award—June 7, 2012

Hubbub Health was selected as a winner in the 14th annual Web Health Awards(SM) program.
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Announcing the Cambia Health Foundation—May 15, 2012

The Regence Foundation announced that is has changed its name to the Cambia Health Foundation
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myRegence.com Recognized for Transparency Innovation—Apr. 23, 2012

Independent research firm concludes, "Regence Cracks the Transparency Code."
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Cambia Health Solutions Announces Investment in GNS Healthcare—Apr. 18, 2012

Partnership in Big Data Analytics will help personalize care plans and reduce healthcare costs
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RegenceRx and Catalyst Health Solutions announce pharmacy benefit management agreement through 2017—Mar. 19, 2012

Catalyst Rx to serve as exclusive provider of pharmacy benefits for Regence Rx; will establish Pharmacy Center of Excellence in Pacific Northwest.
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Get challenged, get healthy with HubbubHealth.com, a new online mobile playground—Feb. 1, 2012

Cambia Health Solutions has launched www.HubbubHealth.com, an online mobile playground that uses gaming and competition to motivate players to make lasting lifestyle changes and meet their personal health goals.
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Regence BlueShield Receives URAC Accreditation—Dec. 8, 2011

Regence BlueShield in Washington announced today that it has been awarded Case Management and Health Plan accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.
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Regence Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Company—Nov. 15, 2011

Regence BlueCross BlueShield has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Company by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more.
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Announcing Cambia Health Solutions—Nov. 7, 2011

The Regence Group announced today that it has changed its name to Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. Like The Regence Group, Cambia will remain a non-profit public benefit corporation.
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