Redding, CA, December 1, 2016 — Shasta Regional Medical Center is
pleased to announce we are once again participating providers with Blue
Shield of California. Shasta Regional is now able to offer hospital medical
services to Blue Shield of California Commercial and Medicare Advantage
members effective December 1, 2016.
Cyndy Gordon, Shasta Regional’s CEO stated, “Contract negotiations
with Blue Shield of California have been in the works for quite some time
and were finalized this week.” Blue Shield of California is one
of the largest provider of insurance coverage in Shasta County and California.
“This is a great step for the hospital, physicians and our community
allowing for quality health care to become more widely available for all.
We fully understand that the choice of a health care provider and facility
is a personal one, and we are happy that we now can provide the freedom
for many to select Shasta Regional Medical Center as their hospital of
choice,” said Gordon.
Shasta Regional Medical Center has routinely ranked as one of the most
efficient and high quality in the nation. We have been ranked as a 100
Top Hospital in the country for the third year in a row (2012 - 2015),
and have twice been chosen as a 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospital (2013 &
2015) in the Nation by Truven Health.
Shasta Regional Medical Center contracts with many major health insurance
companies including; Anthem Blue Cross, United Health Care, Aetna, Cigna,
Healthnet, Humana MCR Advantage and Community Health Plans of the Siskiyous.
For a complete list of health insurance companies and Medicare and Partnership
programs that provide coverage for medical services at Shasta Regional
is available on their website, Shastaregional.com.