Health Net and Centene today announced that they will combine to create a leading diversified health care services enterprise with more than 10 million members across the country. The transaction is subject to regulatory review, shareholder approval and other customary closing conditions. Details are in our news release.
Taking charge of your health and making informed decisions are important investments towards successful long term wellbeing. Even when you are feeling fine, it is important to take preventive measures to help manage your health and identify potential health risks.
Health Net is offering a telephone/webinar based class to individuals that will increase awareness on what wellness resources, tools and support you have available to you as a Health Net member to help you live a healthy life. This webinar is offered to all Health Net members as well as non-Health Net insured individuals.
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SBC Self Service Functionality
Great news! You can now access California SBG portfolio plan SBCs with a click of a button by logging onto www.healthnet.com/sbc. There you will find helpful information on SBC Employer Instructions, how to use the SBC search website and more. Portfolio plans SBCs are also available in Spanish.
Important Information about AZ Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM) Agent and Broker Training and Registration for Plan Year 2015 and 2016
Plan Year 2015 Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM) Training is Now Closed
Part I of the Federally-facilitated Marketplace (FFM) training and training curriculum completion certificates are no longer available on the Medicare Learning Network® (MLN) Learning Management System (LMS) for plan year 2015. The Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight (CCII) is preparing to launch the training for plan year 2016 on a new Marketplace Learning Management System (MLMS) later this summer. The option to take training on an approved vendor’s website will also become available at a later date.
Just in time for summer, Health Net relays helpful information
June 21 marked the official start of summer – a season that, while generally associated with outdoor fun, can also often bring a host of injuries and illnesses. While it’s hoped that the summer will unfold without incident, if an accident or illness occurs, individuals are advised to educate themselves – ahead of time – regarding where to seek care.
Court Finds for the Government
The United States Supreme Court ruling upholding Affordable Care Act subsidies in federal-exchange states was made public on June 25, as only one of two cases released on this almost-final day of the court’s term. With its 6-3 decision, the court preserved the structure of the Affordable Care Act. Here are key takeaways of the decision.
Western Region Brokers
On January 1, 2016, the definition of small business group (SBG) changes to 1-100 employees. The redefinition is a provision of the Affordable Care Act. What it means to your clients depends on the state. We have you covered with the latest 51-100 transition to SBG news, plus details on our strategy to help protect your business – and keep it growing.
As the 2015 health insurance marketplace hits mid-year, Health Net continues to provide affordable health coverage, and a profound commitment to the people and communities we serve. We understand that for large groups, affordability is a top priority, so we offer a number of lower-cost options that include our uniquely designed tailored networks in California and Oregon.
Our tailored networks are forged via long-term partnerships with providers – giving our networks the stability that makes our plans reliable and sustainable. And, they are producing in a big way! We now have 55 percent of our commercial membership in tailored networks, and they continue to grow!
When it comes to seasons, summer is the popularity shoo-in. However, summer simultaneously is high season for injuries and illnesses, many of which are avoidable.
Not surprisingly, the National Safety Council designates June of each year as National Safety Month.
A message from Larry Tallman, Chief Sales Officer Large Group and President MHN
It is with great pleasure that I announce the selection of Dr. Jay Butterman as the Medical Director for MHN Group Business. Dr. Butterman will represent the face of MHN to our client groups.
Since 1997, Dr. Butterman has worked for MHN as a medical director where he oversees care management, educates clinical staff, and ensures corporate policy is consistent with current best medical practices.