New Chronic Pain Module Coming to myStrength Beginning February 1, 2017

Despite living in a culture where we seek better nutrition, an active lifestyle and a renewed sense of well-being, nearly 100 million of us suffer from chronic pain every year.1 In fact, chronic pain affects more Americans than diabetes, heart disease and cancer combined. For those who suffer with chronic pain, the condition results in: Continue reading

Members Earn $50 for Taking Health Risk Questionnaire

Businesswoman working at desk in officeHere at Health Net, we want our members to use their benefits, so they can be their healthiest! We’re starting to reach out to a select number of small group plan members, members who we feel will gain the most value, with an invitation to take a Health Risk Questionnaire (HRQ) and visit their doctor—and sweetening the deal with a $50 gift certificate.

Throughout 2016, Health Net of California and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net) will send mailers to a select number of small business group plan members.

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California Large Group Starting Line-Up: New Plan Options Available Now!

As Typing businessmanthe 2016 selling season continues, we continue to develop sustainable and low-cost benefit solutions that keep California employees healthy and companies going strong! To prove it, we’re stepping up our popular Starting Line-Up (SLU) portfolio with more marketable plan choices to help you generate more sales!

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California Large Group 101+ SmartCare Expansion

California Brokers:  Riverside County

Great news! Health Net has expanded our SmartCare Network in Riverside County! Effective 2/1/16, SmartCare is now available in 24 new ZIP codes with the addition of Desert Oasis Healthcare and Regal Medical Group of Riverside County. This move marks another important expansion, bringing more opportunities for you to sell Health Net SmartCare business in 2016!

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New! Census Enrollment Tool Speeds Small Group Sales

For California Brokers 

Businesswoman working at desk in officeWe’re so jazzed to bring you the new Small Group 2.0 Census Enrollment tool!

Making it easier to do business with us is what we’re all about at Health Net of California, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net).

Hot off the drawing board, the census enrollment tool increases accuracy — no more misreading handwriting — to speed underwriting and enrollment. Your new Enrollment tool is built from an Excel spreadsheet with just three steps. Easy!

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Opinion on the Affordable Care Act Remains Largely Unchanged

Most Say They Can Afford Their Prescription Drugs, But One in Four Say Paying is Difficult

Looking for ways to save money?About half of Americans (54%) report currently taking a prescription drug, and a large majority of them (72%) say their prescriptions are very or somewhat easy to afford. However, about a quarter (24%) say paying for their drugs is difficult, and difficulties rise among those with low incomes (33%) or those currently taking four or more prescription drugs (38%) – and is highest for those in fair or poor health (43%).   Continue reading

Groups of 1-100: New Case Submission Rules

For Arizona Brokers

Starting immediately, new case submission rules will be implemented. Health Net is looking to you, as our business partners, to ensure that the onboarding process for new groups is as seamless as possible.

To achieve this Health Net must receive the completed, signed, and dated submission documents by the dates set. If you are working with a General Agency (GA), then the GA may request the below information earlier in order to review the group and submit to Health Net by the submission deadlines indicated.

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