Health Net Earns 2017 Innovation in Advancing Health Equity Award


The National Business Group on Health recently honored Health Net, Inc. with the 2017 Innovation in Advancing Health Equity Award.

Health Net received the award for its ongoing commitment to advancing health equity in the community, reducing health care disparities and helping employees and their families achieve optimal health and well-being in California. Continue reading

Rethinking Drinking

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Many of us enjoy a drink now and then, but drinking too much can endanger your health and safety, as well as the safety of others. National Alcohol Awareness Month is a good opportunity to start “rethinking your drinking.” Continue reading

Cultivate some happiness

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Ahhh, spring! It’s the perfect time for planting. But gardens aren’t the only thing to grow now. You can also sow the seeds of happiness—which is easier than you might suspect.

Studies show that some fairly simple habits can help you be more upbeat and happier overall. Here are four key ones: Continue reading

Nurseline Program Transitions To Envolve PeopleCare

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Effective March 1, 2017, Health Net of Oregon/Washington and Health Net of Arizona transitioned the Nurseline Program from Optum to the Nurse Advice Line program operated by Envolve PeopleCare (EPC), formerly known as NurseWise.

EPC is a subsidiary of Centene Corporation. Health Net materials and communications generally will refer to the program as Health Net’s Nurse Advice Line. Continue reading

Finding that Elusive Work-Life Balance

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Most of us feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to get everything done. We are constantly juggling the demands of work and home to try to keep up. Add in the pervasive nature of technology, and many employees feel that they are “on duty” 24/7. How then to strike the right balance to achieve and maintain work-life balance?

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