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The Facts about Nutrition

Posted by on May 4, 2021 in Health and Wellness


Eating a diet of nutrient-rich foods can have many health benefits. In addition to boosting mood, energy levels, and improving general health, a nutritious diet can also help reduce the risk of heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, obesity, and some cancers. One way people can make informed decisions about the foods they eat is to understand the information provided on the Nutrition Facts label.

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Sutter Walk-In Care Now Open in San Mateo County

Posted by on Apr 28, 2021 in Access, Network


Sutter Health Plus members in San Mateo County and surrounding communities now have access to a new Sutter Walk-In Care for everyday health needs. The San Bruno location is at 851 Cherry Ave., Suite 4, in the Bayhill Shopping Center.

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An Update on COVID-19 Vaccinations

Posted by on Apr 27, 2021 in Access, COVID-19

California’s move to expand COVID-19 vaccination eligibility this month is welcome news. Please be assured that Sutter Health Plus is actively engaged and working to help members understand how to navigate their COVID-19 vaccine eligibility during this time.

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Open Enrollment Extension for Individuals and Families

Posted by on Apr 26, 2021 in Access, Affordability


After the year-mark of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people in our community are continuing to face economic impacts, including job loss and access to employer-sponsored health benefits.

To offer more opportunity for people to enroll for coverage, Sutter Health Plus is announcing the individual family plan (IFP) open enrollment period is now extending through December 31, 2021. Open enrollment is when individuals and families can shop for plans that fit their needs and select new coverage.

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Same-Day Pharmacy Delivery Expands in the Bay Area

Posted by on Apr 20, 2021 in Access, Health and Wellness


These days, everything from groceries to school supplies can be ordered online for same-day home delivery. Sutter Health Plus members in a select Bay Area delivery zone have access to free, same-day retail pharmacy delivery through Alto Pharmacy—for many prescription drugs—at the same cost share as picking them up. This service can help save time, money, and offers a contactless alternative to visiting the pharmacy.

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Is a Video Visit Right for You?

Posted by on Apr 13, 2021 in Access, Digital Health, Health and Wellness


Between balancing work, caring for others, and taking time for yourself, it can sometimes be inconvenient to visit a healthcare provider’s office for an in-person appointment. If you have limited mobility or live in a rural area, it may prove even more challenging. In many cases, a video visit for everyday health needs, advice, or follow-up care can be a quick, convenient alternative to making the trip for an in-person visit.

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Sutter Health Plus Relocates Headquarters

Posted by on Apr 9, 2021 in News

At Sutter Health Plus, we are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all of our customers, members, and employees. In fact, throughout the duration of this public health crisis, our employees continue working remotely and our office remains closed to visitors.

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