WSHIP NEWS

WSHIP Board of Directors Meeting
Click Here for the September 26, 2018 Board of Directors meeting agenda and materials. The meeting will begin at 9:00 AM.

WSHIP Member Plan Meeting
Click Here for the May 9, 2018 Member Plan meeting Notice and Agenda. The meeting will begin at 8:50 a.m.

WSHIP 2017 Annual Report Now Available
Click Here for the WSHIP 2017 WSHIP Annual Report.

WSHIP Board Officers
WSHIP is pleased to announce the following Officers voted to serve on the Board for the June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019 term: Kristen Walter Wright, Chair; Mark Rose, Vice Chair; Roger Bairstow, Treasurer; and Alison Mondi, Secretary.

Board Member Election Results:
Bill Ely, Vice President, Actuarial Services for Kaiser Permanente, representing health maintenance organization members.

Kristy Hogue, Director of Network Management, Washington and Alaska, United Healthcare, representing disability & stop-loss insurance members.

Hiu-Wan Ko, Director Actuarial Services, Premera Blue Cross, representing health care service contractor members.

Kristen Walter Wright, Vice President of Actuarial Analysis, Regence BlueShield, representing all member plans.

WSHIP’s Non-Medicare Plans Are Closed to New Enrollment
Effective January 1, 2014, WSHIP’s non-Medicare plans are only available to individuals enrolled in WSHIP prior to December 31, 2013 and individuals residing in a county where an individual plan is not offered.  Currently, individual coverage is offered in all counties. 

WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible Plan (Basic) is Open to New Enrollment
There are no changes to eligibility requirements for WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible plan (Basic).  This plan remains open to new enrollment. Click Here for more information.