NU Online News Service, May 15, 2003, 3:42 p.m. EDT – Regence BlueShield of Idaho, Lewiston, Idaho, has started selling individual and family health insurance through the Web.

Consumers can find a link to the shopping service on the Regence Web site, at http://www.id.regence.com

Consumers can compare products by price, product type, deductible, office visit cost and co-payment level. The site also offers five Medicare supplement products.

Regence is a unit of The Regence Group, Portland, Ore.