Regence BlueShield is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and serves customers throughout the state of Washington. It has more than 3 million members, including families, coworkers and neighbors. The company helps individuals to stay healthy and provides support services. Regence BlueShield provides pharmacy benefit management, prescription medication and weight loss programs. It also offers dental care and child health and safety products. As a part of Regence, a nonprofit health care company, the company provides individual and group medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans, as well as participates in Medicare and related government programs. Regence additionally operates through Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah and Regence BlueShield of Idaho.