Blue Shield of California and the University of California have finalized their negotiations and signed new agreements.  As a result of the agreement, UC San Francisco, UC Davis, UC Irvine and UC San Diego will remain in the Blue Shield network.  UCLA providers will re-join the Blue Shield network as of September 1, 2012.  These new contracts will remain in force through June 30, 2015. For additional details on this agreement please visit www.i2ibenefits.com/resources/carrier-updates.