New CA 51–100 Choice New Business Promotion

California Brokers:  CA 51–100 Choice New Business Rate Promotion Energizes Sales Opportunities

California 51-100 Choice Rate Promo

Health Net’s 51–100 Choice new business rate promotion is proving to be one of our most energizing sales opportunities of 2014!

The rate promotion was introduced to enhance new business sales effective now through 12/1/14.

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Reducing the Risk of Breast Cancer

SAF 0324_CMYKOctober is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an ideal time to proactively take steps to reduce the risk of developing this disease. Considering the fact that breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women – and that about one in eight American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lifetimes – this is not an issue to be taken lightly.

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Billing Policy for Newborns and Adoptees

For Arizona Brokers

The Arizona Department of Insurance has advised Health Net of Arizona, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net) that based on Sections 20-1057, 20-1342, 20-1402 and 20-1404 of the Arizona Revised Statutes, health plans must automatically cover a Subscriber’s newborn or adopted child for the first 31 days following the date of birth, the date of adoption or the date of placement. These provisions apply to all individual and Marketplace plans, as well as all other fully insured group plans in Arizona.

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Current Curriculum Certificates

Arizona Brokers

If you are a Broker selling Individual business of the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) and you have not completed your 2015 plan year curriculum certificates you will experience a lapse in your commissions!

If you are a Broker who is selling on the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) business and/or Federally Facilitated Small Business Health Options Program (FF-SHOP) and you have not completed your 2015 plan year curriculum certificates you will experience a lapse in your commissions!

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Five Steps to Curb Back Pain

Stretching for your back

 

We’ve all heard the proverb, “Nothing is certain but death and taxes.” This timeworn phrase, however, would be more accurate – at least from a medical perspective – if it read: Nothing is certain but death, taxes, and back pain.

That’s because, according to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 75% to 85% of Americans will experience back pain – specifically lower back pain – at some point in their lives.

In fact, studies have shown that back pain is the second leading cause of lost work time, after the common cold

 

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Reminder: We Need Your 2015 Curriculum Certificates!

Arizona Brokers

If you are a Broker selling Individual business of the Federally Facilitated Marketplace (FFM) and you have not completed your 2015 plan year curriculum certificates you will experience a lapse in your commissions!

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The Flu and Stress Connection

fluThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone who is 6 months and older get an annual flu vaccination, preferably by October. (There are some people who should consult their doctor before getting immunized.)

Flu vaccinations – coupled with frequent hand-washing – serve as frontline flu-fighting strategies.

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Changes to Arizona IFP Portfolio for 2015

Arizona Brokers: Streamlined Arizona Individual & Family Plan Portfolio for 2015

90-Day Member Plan Closure Notices Mail October 2, 2014

Health Net of Arizona, Inc. (Health Net) is streamlining our Individual & Family Plan HMO portfolio for 2015. In 2014, we offered more than one Health Net CommunityCare HMO health plan in each of the metal tiers: platinum, gold, silver and bronze. We are making things simpler in 2015 with fewer plans.

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