2016 SmartCare Expansion Counties Ready for Quoting

California Large Group

Typing businessmanHealth Net is introducing the SmartCare portfolio of plans and popular tailored network into 14 new counties, effective January 1, 2016. Benefits and plans are not changing. This expansion takes SmartCare from 7 Southern and Northern California counties to 21 statewide! This means more opportunities for you to hit the ground running in 2016!

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August 31 Deadline: Covered California News

California Individual & Family Plans
August 31 Deadline for Proof of Citizenship/Immigration Status to Covered California

Clients who enrolled in health coverage through Covered California have until August 31, 2015, to submit any requested documentation required to verify their citizenship or immigration status. Help us help them keep their coverage.

Having health insurance through Covered California is dependent on being “lawfully present” in the United States as a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or an individual with eligible immigration status.

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Announcing a Marketing Campaign to Support You

Orange and Santa Clara County Brokers: Open Enrollment Season


Marketing campaign SAF 1768We know it’s crunch time for small business groups that have to be compliant with ACA laws by December 1.  The changes that accompany the end of the ACA small business transition grace period have positioned Health Net well in Orange and Santa Clara County.

This enrollment season, we’re demonstrating our commitment by investing in a marketing campaign targeted to small business owners to support your sales.

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December 2015 Renewals and Plan Closures for Small Business Groups

California Small Business Group Plans


broker_hubIt’s time. The mass migration to ACA-compliant plans is set for December 1, 2015, as small business groups renew following the extra year of transitional relief. Along with this change comes Small Group 2.0! Clients renewing December 1 are the first to have access to our new simplified Small Group 2.0 portfolio!

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Save Your Clients

Avoid the confusion about moving to ACA-compliant plans


Arizona Small Business PlansThough still mostly under wraps, we couldn’t wait a minute longer to give you a sneak peek into the small business coverage solutions we’ve cooked up for 12/1 renewals and 2016!

Revamped and restyled, Small Group 2.0 brings together all-time favorites and flexible combinations to keep small businesses growing.

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CMS Requirements for Agents and Brokers in the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM)


Health Net of Arizona, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net) are Qualified Health Plan (QHP) Issuers of the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM). Each year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) releases a letter to their QHP Issuers which provides the ground rules for Oversight of agents and brokers. We outline those ground rules for your reference in the following paragraphs:

The FFM will continue to monitor agents and brokers to ensure they are licensed.

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Something BIG is Here, More BIG on the Way

California Brokers

Why-Do-Biz-Succeed-blog-jpgSmall Group 2.0 is here and we’ve launched a brand new Broker Hub to go with it! Plus, hot off the press, the newest Broker Information Guide (BIG) is speeding to your mailbox with the full reveal of Small Group 2.0 for December 2015 and 2016.  Your exclusive backstage pass to everything Small Group 2.0 is now just a click away.

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Questions to Ask a Prospective EAP Vendor

biz_group-3-hiCMYKAn investment in an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) can yield big returns. One study found that every dollar invested in an EAP brings over $8 in returns through decreased absences and increased productivity at work. With so many choices for EAP vendors, however, how can you narrow down the list to find one that is right for your organization? Continue reading

Small Group 4-1-1 Resource

California Brokers

What’s almost as good as having your own bat signal? Having all your Health Net small group contacts in one handy list. Get it now.

Thinking up new ways to support your business really gets us going! Our newest? An A-to-Z list of contacts for every department at Health Net devoted to small group business.

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