SSN Required for all IFP Off-Exchange Applicants

All Western Region Brokers

Effective immediately – Social Security Number required for all Individual & Family Plan (IFP) off-exchange applicants.

 

Broker ResponsibilityAs you may know, Health Net needs a Social Security number (SSN) for everyone enrolling in IFP health coverage. This includes spouses or Registered Domestic Partners and dependent children. This is necessary so that we can provide members with verification of coverage for their tax return, as required by the Affordable Care Act.

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Helping Your Clients Take Charge of HMO Coverage

Special mailer to CommunityCare HMO members encourages benefit use

For California Small Business Group Brokers

CommunityCare SML006106EO00_p1For 2016, Health Net of California, Inc. (Health Net) brought CommunityCare HMO to small business group clients in Los Angeles and Orange counties. Now we’re helping employees take charge of their health by using their CommunityCare HMO coverage.

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The Affordable Care Act “Cadillac Tax”: What You Need to Know

Cadillac Tax

2013 Health Coverage Trends SnapshotAs part of the affordable Care Act (ACA), high-cost health plans will be subject to an excise tax on benefits that exceed a pre-determined cost threshold beginning January 1, 2018. Though it is a full two years away, Health Net is here to help you start gathering information now to be prepared for the future!

The excise tax, known as the “Cadillac Tax” applies to insured and self-funded large and small group health plans. The amount of the tax is 40 percent of the amount considered in excess of the cost threshold. Final regulations, however, have not been issued, and we expect further IRS guidance before the tax is assessed.

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Upcoming Webinar: Managing My Diabetes Head to Toe

Decision-Power-IiStock_000017627693XSmallAccording to the American Diabetes Association, the National Diabetes Statistic Report states that in 2012, 86 million Americans age 20 and older had prediabetes and 29.1 million Americans had diabetes.

Diabetes is becoming more common in the United States, and Health Net is providing an educational webinar on how to prevent or delay the onset of diabetes, treat, and manage diabetes.

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January 2016 Renewals and Plan Updates

California Small Business Group Plans

Group of business people at the office2016 comes early for small business groups who have January renewal dates. Renewals are easy with Small Group 2.0 from Health Net of California, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net).

We’ve got your clients covered — and those with up to 100 employees who will be new to small business group coverage — with Small Group 2.0.

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