Sutter Health Plus News & Trends

A news blog for brokers, employers, reporters and the community.

What Do Consumers Want In a Health Plan?

Posted by on Aug 7, 2018 in News

Northern Californians are fortunate to have numerous options to choose from when it comes to shopping for health insurance and access to care. With plenty of healthy competition in the marketplace, the challenge comes down to making the right selection for your company and employees.

Take a few minutes to read through the following consumer insights—and then determine if your benefit offerings are delivering what your employees want from a health plan. Read More

How Brokers Can Embrace Technology to Better Serve Clients

Posted by on Jul 27, 2018 in News

Technology supplements, but doesn’t replace, the human element, says Sutter Health Plus VP of Sales Rob Carnaroli.

In this article published in the July 27, 2018 issue of BenefitsPRO, Sutter Health Plus Vice President of Sales Rob Carnaroli explains how brokers can use technology to better connect with clients.

For today’s consumers, technology has transformed convenience from luxury to necessity. Round-the-clock service is expected for most aspects in life—from grocery shopping to buying a new car.

To stay competitive in our digital environment, brokers should embrace technology as a way to build relationships and demonstrate expertise.

 

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Getting Back-to-School Ready

Posted by on Jul 26, 2018 in Wellness

Before school starts, check your child’s immunization records and buy a properly fitting backpack.

The end of summer vacation can be an adjustment for parents and kids alike. Sutter Health Plus wants to help everyone prepare for the new school year—it’s almost here, believe it or not.
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Prioritize Your Mental Health

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Access, Wellness

Sutter Health Plus members can self-refer to a participating provider for in-person or virtual mental health office visits—no referral required

Everyday life can bring stress or worry. Because caring for your mental health is as important as your physical health, Sutter Health Plus can connect you with powerful resources and personalized support.

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Sutter Walk-In Care: Convenient, Everyday Health

Posted by on Jul 10, 2018 in Access, News

Choose Sutter Walk-In Care clinics to treat everyday illnesses like ear infections, seasonal allergies, mild fevers and colds.

Bumps, bruises and illnesses often occur without warning. For the same out-of-pocket cost as a primary care visit, Sutter Walk-In Care clinics provide convenient care for everyday health needs—no appointment necessary.

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New CPMC Campus to Open Soon

Posted by on Jul 5, 2018 in News

CPMC Mission Bernal is one of two Sutter hospitals scheduled to open in San Francisco by 2019.

The opening of California Pacific Medical Center’s (CPMC) new Mission Bernal Campus on Aug. 25 will usher in the next generation of health care to San Francisco.
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The Harmony of Care and Coverage

Posted by on Jul 3, 2018 in Access, Feature

Annie and Tyler Langdale own Yoga Shala in Sacramento.

In 2015, Tyler and Annie Langdale sought a health plan to fit their unique needs as consumers and aspiring parents. Years later, a life-changing event helped confirm why they became Sutter Health Plus members.

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