Employee well-being: the case for work-life balance and how to foster it

employees outdoorsMore companies are beginning to realize the business benefits of allowing employees more flexibility as a means of achieving work-life balance. Workplace flexibility impacts recruitment, retention, engagement, and productivity. In fact, more than half of employees surveyed by the Society of Human Resource Management cited flexibility to balance work-life issues as a “very important” aspect of job satisfaction.1 Continue reading

Oregon/Washington Drug List Changes for Q4 2016

Health Net’s Drug Lists are updated quarterly and available online.


This update includes information for all Commercial formularies/drug lists, except as otherwise noted.

  • The Essential Rx Drug List (EDL) is an ACA compliant formulary utilized by Commercial members (IFP, Small and Large Group members).
  • The Aon Active Health Exchange Drug List is used by groups/members who sign up under the Aon Hewitt private exchange.

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Introducing: You! Healthy Aging at Age 60 and Beyond

couple-walkingSeptember is Healthy Aging Month, and Health Net wants to remind you that there is no cap on age when it comes to reinventing yourself. In fact, a change in career, involvement in new sport or interest in a hobby helps your mind and body stay active and vibrant at any age. Continue reading

New Enhancement to myStrength: “Mindfulness”

mystrengthMental health is an integral and essential component of health. Health Net understands this and is partnering with myStrength to offer you complimentary access to myStrength.com as a Health Net member.


myStrength is excited to announce the release of a new suite of wellness activities, called “Mindfulness.”  Continue reading

Sept. 21 Webinar: Don’t Lose Sleep Over Stress!

sleeping-iStock_000005993582Small-300x199Health Net is offering a telephone/webinar based class on Wednesday, September 21 that will explain how stress can affect your body and sleep patterns. The monthly webinar is offered to all Health Net members as well as non-Health Net insured individuals. Feel free to share this information with your friends and co-workers! Continue reading

Focus on Health: National Immunization Awareness Month

dr child shotsAs August is National Immunization Awareness Month, it is a good time to think about what vaccinations your kids may need as they head back to school or daycare. Please share this information with your employees, or let them know this article can also be found on the Member Pulse siteContinue reading

CA Businesses: Make Your Move With Health Net

California Businesses with 51–100 Employees


It’s time for many California businesses with 51–100 employees to make the move to small business group coverage. Those making the move are groups that opted for early renewal in 2015 to stay with their 51–100 group plan.


Just like moving houses, there’s much to consider and do. Small Group 2.0 – brought to you by Health Net of California, Inc. and Health Net Life Insurance Company (Health Net) – makes the move easy for you! Continue reading