AcariaHealth™ Added as New Preferred Specialty Pharmacy Vendor

Western Region Brokers

woman reading letter iStock_000063560443_SmallAnnouncing Health Net’s new partnership with AcariaHealth™ as our preferred specialty pharmacy. AcariaHealth is a leading, full-service specialty pharmacy providing quality medications and services for chronic or complex conditions that need special handling or training. The shared goal of Health Net and AcariaHealth is to provide a seamless transition with minimal disruption for members.

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Mental Health Month and Beyond: The Business Case for Supporting Employee Mental Health

May is Mental Health Month, a good opportunity for employers to think about how they can promote workplace well-being.  Untreated employee mental illness can cost employers billions of dollars annually. An estimated 217 million workdays are lost every year due to reduced productivity related to mental illness and substance use disorders.

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You Can Quit for Life

quit for life

Are you ready to set a clear path to quitting? About 20 minutes after you quit tobacco, your body begins an amazing healing transformation that reduces your risk for cancer and many other health problems associated with tobacco. The Quit For Life® Program is here to help you every step of the way—beginning with a one-on-one phone conversation with a highly trained Quit Coach® staff member. Together, you’ll map out a personalized plan to help you overcome the triggers and barriers that make it hard to quit.

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Reminder: April 20 Webinar – Sensible Eating with Plant-Based Foods

Select healthy foods to help manage DiabetesEvidence suggests that a plant-based diet can help prevent and even reverse some of the top killer diseases in the Western world, and can be even more effective than medication and surgery. Many people switch to eating a plant-based diet because they want to lose weight, improve their heart health, stay healthy as they age, improve blood pressure or manage diabetes.

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April 20 Webinar: Sensible Eating with Plant-Based Foods

Preparing healthy foodEvidence suggests that a plant-based diet can help prevent and even reverse some of the top killer diseases in the Western world, and can be even more effective than medication and surgery. Many people switch to eating a plant-based diet because they want to lose weight, improve their heart health, stay healthy as they age, improve blood pressure or manage diabetes.

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Health Net’s Large Group Business-Boosting Solutions Are Hitting the Mark

Roundtable discussion: the role of brokers in health care reformAt Health Net, we remain committed to the growth and success of your business. Our sales and account management teams continue to work together to create a beneficial experience for you every step of the way.

 

We want to remind you of our current regional business-boosting solutions that make now a perfect time to take another look at Health Net – solid opportunities to help you continue the year strong and generate as many sales as possible! Continue reading

Form 1095B Being Mailed This Week

Western Region Brokers:  Health Net will begin mailing Form 1095B on March 24, 2016

Starting on March 24, 2016, Health Net will mail Form 1095B for tax year 2015 to the subscriber’s home address. Health Net will provide the Form 1095B to subscribers enrolled in an off-Exchange Individual and Family plan, SHOP plans, and fully insured off-exchange small or large group plans. Individuals may file their tax returns prior to receiving Form 1095B.

For more information, read the article on our Health Care Reform Guide: Minimum Essential Coverage Reporting

Three-Bean Chili with Chunky Tomatoes

Vegan bean chili

National Nutrition Month

March marks National Nutrition Month, a great reminder for all of us to eat healthy. Not only is the following recipe from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute good for you, it only takes 10 minutes to prepare.

Three-Bean Chili with Chunky Tomatoes

Prep time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 20 minutes
Yields: 4 servings

Serving size: 2 cups

 

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