Tips for a Safe Halloween

Once upon a time, Halloween had more tricks than treats. Pranksters roamed the streets, making plenty of noise and mischief. Some towns actually appointed special police to make sure things didn’t get out of hand.

Today’s annual costume-and-candy extravaganza probably seems tame by comparison. Still, Halloween safety is as important as ever and not that tricky to achieve. Continue reading

Read all about it! Health Net champions National Health Literacy Month

hlmo_logo-2006-300x300Health Net is celebrating National Health Literacy Month for the seventh year in a row. This annual event was recognized nationally in 1999, and it’s a time for companies and groups to promote the importance of understandable health information. Continue reading

Introducing: You! Healthy Aging at Age 60 and Beyond

couple walking cropped iStock_000012129379_SmallSeptember 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

Information for California Fire Victims and Evacuees

Health Net providing access to essential prescriptions during and after the emergency

 

Health Net is taking steps to help ensure that Health Net members who have lost their homes or been evacuated due to the recent major wildfires in three California counties have access to essential prescription medications, critical Health Net information and other services to help them cope with grief, loss, stress or trauma.

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Aug. 17 Webinar: Survive the Cold & Flu Season

Is it a cold or the flu? Taking charge of your health is especially important this time of the year. The cold & flu season is approaching, and it is essential to learn about cold & flu prevention techniques and treatments. Understanding the difference between the cold & flu symptoms helps treatment work quicker at ending your symptoms.

 

Health Net is offering a telephone/webinar based class to help educate individuals on the cold & flu. Continue reading

Enjoy the Fireworks – And Stay Safe

sparkler-677774_960_720What would the Fourth of July be without fireworks? A lot safer, no doubt.

Every year, injuries from fireworks—often burns to the hands and face—send thousands of Americans to hospital emergency departments. And while Independence Day is the most popular time for fireworks, people set them off at other times too, making fireworks a year-round safety concern. Continue reading

New Video: Using the PureCare One EPO Network

EPOIf you have a PureCare One EPO health plan, then we want to ensure that you make the most of your coverage by using the PureCare One EPO network! We created a video to explain a little more about your plan, how to find and choose doctors that work within this plan, and give you tips on how to avoid extra costs when using this plan. Continue reading