Select Health Newsroom

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6/13/2024 | Select Health Update
Eric Cannon Recognized by American Healthcare Leader for His Innovative Leadership at Scripius
Eric Cannon, General Manager of Scripius and Chief Pharmacy Officer at Select Health, was featured in a recent article by American Healthcare Leader for his innovative leadership and significant contributions at Scripius.
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5/1/2024 | Press Release
Select Health Names Jason Worthen as New President for Nevada Market
Select Health today announced Jason Worthen as the new president for the Desert Region, overseeing all Select Health operations in Southern Nevada.
Rob Hitchcock CEO of the Year
3/22/2024 | Press Release
Rob Hitchcock Among Honorees Named CEO of the Year by Utah Business Magazine
Rob Hitchcock, president and CEO of Select Health, was named an honoree for CEO of the Year by Utah Business magazine, recognizing his leadership in the healthcare industry.
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2/21/2024 | Press Release
Select Health annual Community Impact Report
Select Health is pleased to announce and publish its first annual Community Impact Report.
Select Health & Real Salt Lake Announcement
2/14/2024 | Press Release
Real Salt Lake, Utah Royals FC Announce Long-Term Community Focused Partnership with Intermountain Health and Select Health
Utah soccer’s two most prominent properties – Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake and the National Women’s Soccer League’s Utah Royals FC – today announced a new long-term partnership with Intermountain Health and its insurance arm Select Health.
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1/9/2024 | Press Release
Select Health Invites Organizations to Apply for Awards Program Supporting Community Health Initiatives
Select Health today announced it has officially opened the application process for the Select Health Awards, an award recognizing organizations dedicated to enhancing health and well-being within their communities.
Select Health Community Event
12/14/2023 | Press Release
Donation from Select Health will Help Colorado Non-Profit Organizations Provide Needed Services to Local Community
$25,000 Donation Aims to Strengthen Communities Addressing Social Determinants of Health
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11/29/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Expands Network, Adding AdventHealth as New Provider in Colorado
To help meet the growing need for healthcare services for Medicare beneficiaries, individuals, and families in Colorado, Select Health today announced the addition of AdventHealth to its Select Health provider network.
Salt Lake Tribune Best Companies
10/25/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Honored as Top Workplace and Best Company to Work for in 2023
Select Health has earned two workplace recognitions as one of “Utah's Top Workplaces" by the Salt Lake Tribune and a "Best Companies to Work for" by Utah Business Magazine.
Heidi Castaneda
10/24/2023 | Press Release
Heidi Castaneda Recognized as a 2023 Utah Business Magazine Healthcare Hero
Utah Business Magazine has recognized Heidi Castaneda as one of Utah’s Healthcare Heroes for 2023. Castaneda is the Assistant Vice President of Small Employer and Individual Products at Select Health and this honor celebrated her outstanding contributions to healthcare in Utah.
Medicare 5 Star Rating
10/17/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Medicare HMO Plans Earn 5-Star Rating for the Third Consecutive Year
Select Health today announced that for the third consecutive year, Select Health Medicare HMO plans have earned a 5 out of 5 overall Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Vori Health Press Release
10/12/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Adds Value-Based Virtual Tool to Improve Outcomes for Medicare Advantage Members with Musculoskeletal Conditions
Access to Vori Health’s services offers simple solutions, faster treatments, and a personalized healthcare experience.
Tabitha's Way
10/5/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Honors 20 Nonprofits with Select Health Awards Across Utah and Idaho
Awards honor local nonprofits that make lasting impact in their communities with support to further their missions
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9/26/2023 | Press Release
UCHealth Plan Administrators joins Select Health to provide more insurance options for employers
Select Health, announced today that UCHealth Plan Administrators, UCHealth’s third-party administrator (TPA) of health benefits for self-funded employers is joining Select Health.
Select Health 40th Anniversary
9/20/2023 | Press Release
40 Years and Growing: Select Health Celebrates Four Decades of Building Healthier Lives
Select Health marks a significant milestone, celebrating 40 years of helping people live the healthiest lives possible.
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9/19/2023 | Press Release
Select Health and Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company Join Forces to Lower Prescription Drug Costs
Select Health® and its Pharmacy Benefits Manager (PBM), Scripius®, today announced that it is one of the first health plans in the United States to provide member access to Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company, PBC (Cost Plus Drugs).
Kroger Press Release
8/15/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Adds New Co-Branded Medicare Advantage Plans
Select Health and Kroger Health, the healthcare division of The Kroger Co., today announced a co-branding relationship for Medicare Advantage plan offerings effective January 1, 2024.
Sean Dunroe
7/27/2023 | Press Release
Sean Dunroe selected as Select Health’s Canyons Region President
Sean Dunroe has been selected as Select Health’s Canyons Region President. In this role, Sean will be responsible for leading the development and execution of strategic initiatives for all aspects of our participation in the Canyons Region health insurance markets, which include Utah and Idaho.
Sean Dunroe CXO Awards
7/7/2023 | Select Health Update
Select Health’s Sean Dunroe named CXO of the Year Honoree by Utah Business Magazine
Utah Business Magazine announced Sean Dunroe as one of the 2023 CXO of the Year honorees.
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6/28/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Unveils New Look
Select Health announced updated branding that includes a new color palette, updated logo, and adjustment to the organization’s name.
Troy Norgren
5/22/2023 | SelectHealth Update
Select Health chooses Troy Norgren as the Director of Sales to lead Colorado Individual and Medicare lines of business
As Colorado Director of Sales, Troy will be responsible for the Individual and Medicare lines of business and will direct and oversee sales staffing, policies, and initiatives focused on achieving specific sales targets.
Curt Howell
3/30/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Names Curt Howell as Market President – Peaks Region
Select Health, a nonprofit health plan serving more than one million members in Utah, Idaho and Nevada, recently announced Curt Howell as market president of the company’s Peaks Region.
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3/14/2023 | Press Release
Select Health Brings Vida Health Virtual Health Solutions to Members Managing Chronic Conditions
Select Health®, a nonprofit health plan serving more than one million members in Utah, Idaho, and Nevada, is pleased to announce a new relationship with virtual cardiometabolic care leader Vida Health effective March 2023.
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2/15/2023 | Press Release
Rob Hitchcock Named President and Chief Executive Officer for Select Health
Rob Hitchcock has been named as president and chief executive officer for Select Health. He had been the interim president and CEO since November 2022 and joined Select Health as the president of government programs and chief value-based officer in August 2022.
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10/25/2022 | Press Release
Select Health Honors 20 Utah Nonprofits with Select Health Awards
Select Health is pleased to recognize 20 Utah organizations for their remarkable efforts to make Utah a healthier place to live. Each Select Health Awards winner will receive $3,000 and a marketing package to further their mission and work in their respective communities.
Medicare 5 Star Rating
10/17/2022 | Press Release
Select Health Medicare HMO Plans Earn 5-Star Rating for 2023
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that Select Health Medicare HMO plans earned a 5 out of 5 Overall Star Rating for 2023 and is ranked among the highest-rated Medicare Advantage plans in the country.
10/5/2022 | Press Release
Select Health announces changes and improvements to 2023 Medicare Advantage & Prescription Drug Plans
Select Health Medicare Health Plans for 2023 Feature Enhanced Benefits and Choices to Address Important Needs for Most Medicare Beneficiaries
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9/13/2022 | Press Release
Select Health names Nate Foco new Chief Marketing Officer
Select Health is pleased to announce that Nathan Foco has been named as Chief Marketing Officer. Nathan will serve as a member of the Select Health Senior Leadership Team and will begin his role at the end of September 2022.
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8/24/2022 | Press Release
Select Health Names Amy Stahl as New Idaho Regional Marketing Director
Select Health is pleased to announce that Amy Stahl has been named the new Idaho Regional Marketing Director. As the new Idaho Regional Marketing Director, Stahl will be responsible for strategic communications, marketing, media relations, and community engagement for the nonprofit health plan.
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7/7/2022 | Press Release
Select Health Names Geoffrey Swanson, M.D. as New Idaho Medical Director
After an extensive search, Select Health is pleased to announce that Geoffrey Swanson, M.D. has been named as the new Medical Director of Select Health in Idaho. He will start his new role in August 2022.
5/5/2022 | Press Release
Select Health Announces the Addition of University of Utah Facilities and Providers to its Medicare Advantage Network
To help meet the growing need for healthcare services for Medicare beneficiaries in Utah, Select Health and University of Utah Health announced today an agreement in which Select Health is adding full access to University of Utah hospitals, clinics, and providers for its Medicare Advantage network.
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1/19/2022 | Press Release
Ed Castledine named Idaho market president of Select Health in Idaho
Ed Castledine, chief executive officer (CEO) of Saltzer Health, has been named market president of Select Health in Idaho. He will start in his new role in February 2022, assuming responsibilities of Jerry Edgington, Select Health VP and General Manager, Idaho, who has announced his plans to retire in April.
Medicare 5 Star Rating
10/12/2021 | Press Release
Select Health Earns 5-Star Rating for Medicare Advantage Plan in 2022
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that the Select Health Advantage® plan earned a 5 out of 5 Overall Star Rating for 2022 and is ranked among the highest-rated Medicare Advantage plans in the country. For 2021, only 5.25% of all contracts reached this level of achievement.
8/26/2021 | Press Release
Select Health Members on Utah Contracts to Receive $100 for Completing COVID-19 Vaccinations
Select Health recognizes the significant stress COVID-19 continues to place on our members and our communities. As a health plan and a part of Intermountain Healthcare, we are urging people to get vaccinated to help slow the spread of the disease.
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5/12/2021 | Press Release
Select Health Announces Scripius as Newly Rebranded Pharmacy Benefit Management Offering
Select Health announced a rebrand of their Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) formally known as Select Health Prescriptions to Scripius.