Revised Prior Authorization Requirements for OR Commercial Members

We regularly review the Prior Authorization List (PAL) to ensure we deliver the right balance of value and stability to our members. We want you to be aware of PAL changes that may affect your health care coverage.


We have revised our commercial (EPO, POS, CommunityCare, and PPO) PAL requirements, effective January 1, 2017. Continue reading

Maintain Don’t Gain Challenge

feet-on-scaleHealth Net is launching an exciting new health challenge for Health Net members. We designed the Maintain Don’t Gain Challenge to help you make simple choices to control your weight. Health challenges are effective motivators, helping you to make lasting healthy lifestyle changes. And, you’ll earn credits as you complete your challenge activities! The program runs from November 1 through November 30, 2016. 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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Try Health Net’s Hospital Advisor Tool

P161 croppedHealth Net offers several online tools to help you in deciding where to get quality care and services. One of these is the Hospital Advisor Tool, which is powered by WebMD® and allows you to easily compare hospitals by the number of patients treated, mortality and complication rates, length of stay, and average costs. These reports are based on state, Leapfrog Group patient safety, and hospital satisfaction data.

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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

The Latest (and Final) Video in our Series: Who Does What in Health Care?

Health Care: Who Does What?  

Do you know what the health care marketplace is, and how all the companies such as Health Net play a part?

The last video in our new series will help you understand the marketplace and how it works.

 Watch: “Who Does What in Health Care?”


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The Latest Video: Health Plan Types & Networks

What is a network? 

Do you know how to explain a health plan network?  Do you know how networks affect your costs, based on what type of plan you have?

This fourth video in our new series will help you understand a network and how it works with your plan.

Watch: “Health Plan Types & Networks”


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Our Latest Video: The Health Plan for You

What’s the difference between HMO and PPO plans?                                             

Do you know what it means to have an HMO plan versus a PPO plan? And the costs associated with each one? Would you like to know how to find out which plans are available in your area?

The third video in our new series will help you understand the key differences and figure out which type of plan is right for you.

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