A summer summary

Debbie Huntington, Vice President, Sales, Group Health Cooperative

By Debbie Huntington, Vice President, Sales. I hope you’re enjoying blue skies and sunshine, getting time to rest, and spending quality time with your family. Fall open enrollment is right around the corner, our busiest time of year, and we anticipate a successful season. We’re excited about our positioning for 2017. Our competitive products include […]


Group Health now managing and operating Spokane laboratory services

Group Health Spokane lab services

Group Health has internalized lab services in Spokane, allowing patients to receive services within the internal Group Health care delivery setting instead of the external care delivery system. A thorough analysis of laboratory services in Spokane validated that providing this service with our own staff and equipment could maximize the efficiency of lab services. In […]


A recipe for healthy engagement

Group Health recipe cards

One of the many things to love about summer is the appearance of local farmers markets and the gorgeous, healthy produce sprouting up around us. As part of our community events program, Group Health is sponsoring farmers markets in parts of the Puget Sound, including Tumwater and Poulsbo. To Director of Member Engagement LuAnn Wolfe, […]


Get ready for 2017—reserve your spot today at our essential Fall Producer Workshop

Producer Workshop presentation

Our annual Fall Producer Workshop is a valuable tool designed to help our producer partners have a productive and successful open enrollment season. This year, we’ve added a ninth location—Bellevue—to our usual eight for the convenience of our Eastside producer partners. “We have a good number of small group and individual and family enrollees on […]


TRIOS hospitals to join Access PPO

Online portal tips

Effective Aug. 1, 2016, Group Health’s Access PPO will welcome both hospitals from the Tri-Cities-area TRIOS Health system as preferred providers. With the addition of Trios Southridge Hospital and Trios Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Group Health now has agreements in place with all major Tri-Cities-area hospitals through the Access PPO plan. The Trios physician group, […]