Is it Substance Use Disorder?

Concerned about substance abuse

“I can stop anytime.”

Dave smokes. He says it’s a social habit and that he can stop at any time. He’s quit for a few days at a time, but he gets headaches and feels grouchy. So he’s decided he’ll quit for good some time down the road. “I’m young,” he says, “and I don’t even smoke a pack a day. I’ll quit when I turn 30.”

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Health Net Large Group Is Aiming High in 2015

Health Net is reaching higher than ever this year!

 

 

We’re committed to moving beyond traditional sellable products by developing low-cost plan choices that are easy for you to offer – and easy for consumers and employers to afford.  As a partner in the growth of your business, we believe this new way of thinking and doing business presents tremendous opportunities to help expand your portfolios and generate more sales.

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Health Net of Arizona Retains Title as #1 HMO in the State

Number One for the 11th straight year!

Ranking ArizonaHealth Net of Arizona is committed to making health care work. For the 11th year in a row, it has been named the No.1 HMO in the state by “Ranking Arizona,” the largest annual business opinion poll in Arizona.

“It is wonderful to know that voters believe Health Net is the “best of the best” in what we do,” said Rose Megian, president of Health Net of Arizona.

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April is ‪‎National Donate Life Month

carleebDid you know that 123,386 people are waiting for an organ donation? Every day, dozens of lives are saved and transformed by organ, eye, and tissue donors—and families of donors find the strength and generosity to turn their loss into hope for others. This collection of inspiring stories of recipients, donors, and donor families offers insight into the donation process, and brings to life what organ and tissue donation make possible.

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Associate Volunteers: Community Service at Ronald McDonald House Charities

Eleven Oregon Health Net associates turn a Friday the 13th into a lucky experience for many

OR Community Service RHMC April 2015

On March 13, a team of Health Net of Oregon associates spent their Day of Community Service at the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) East House in Portland preparing a lunch for families, cleaning toys, and getting a room ready for an incoming family in need.

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Special Enrollment Period Extended to Off-Exchange Plans

SEPCalifornia Individual & Family Plans: Tax Season SEP Extended to Off-Exchange Plans

The tax season Special Enrollment Period we told you about in early March has been extended, in California, to off-exchange plans. This means your clients can apply directly through Health Net of California, Inc. or Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net). Clients can enroll through April 30, 2015.

The tax season Special Enrollment Period (SEP) is a limited enrollment opportunity for consumers who did not realize there was a tax penalty in 2014 or learned they may face a penalty in 2015. This SEP runs through April 30, 2015.

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Large Group Enhancements for Arizona Marketplace

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Health Net is aiming high in 2015 with proven concepts to not only help make health care work in Arizona, but to help you generate more business!

New for 2015:  As part of our new ways of thinking and doing business, we’ve made a few plan changes and enhancements to help your clients give their employees greater peace of mind when it comes to managing their health care options. These updates include the following:

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Improve Health Literacy and Healthy Outcomes

Patient talking with doctorWith nearly half the U.S. adult population lacking health literacy skills needed to understand and act on health information, Health Net, is taking steps to support the goal of Health Literacy and promote the importance of providing consumers with health information that’s clear, simple and easy to understand.  “Studies have shown that there’s a link between low health literacy and poor health outcomes,” said Patricia Buss, M.D., medical and health care services operations officer for Health Net.

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Is It Autism?

What parents need to know

He is the apple of his parent's eyesParents love watching their little ones grow. Yet these early observations can sometimes spark concerns when moms and dads notice something unusual in the way a child interacts or communicates. Worried parents may even wonder, “Is it autism?”  You may know it as autism, but the medical term for this developmental disorder is autism spectrum disorder (ASD).   Continue reading