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Protect Yourself and Others by Getting a Flu Shot

Posted by on Sep 9, 2020 in Health and Wellness

At Sutter Health Plus, our focus is on keeping members safe and healthy. This year, in addition to masking and social distancing, it is especially important to protect yourself and those around you from Influenza (flu) and flu-related illness by getting the annual flu vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone six months of age and older get an annual flu vaccine. Sutter Health Plus covers preventive care services, such as the yearly flu shot, at no cost share when provided by a participating provider.

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Employer Spotlight: Pat Arnold of Bellarmine College Preparatory

Posted by on Aug 27, 2020 in People, Quality

Pat Arnold
Director of Development
Bellarmine College

Pat Arnold has a unique relationship with Sutter Health Plus. As a broker, he has been a partner since the health plan expanded coverage to the Bay Area in 2015. Over the past two years, Pat has continued his relationship with us in his current role selecting benefits for a large group employer and has also joined as a member. Pat cites convenient access to high-quality care, competitive renewal pricing, comprehensive and flexible plan solutions, and price points trending at or below industry averages as a few of the reasons he continues to select and recommend Sutter Health Plus.

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Rob Carnaroli Featured on “Carrier Calls” Podcast

Posted by on Aug 20, 2020 in Network, News, People

Rob Carnaroli, Sutter Health Vice President of Sales, and Sean Donnalley, Account Executive, were recently featured on the award-winning “Carrier Calls” podcast, produced by LISI, a general agency partner. The podcast helps to shine a light on the many features and benefits of health plans in the marketplace so listeners can hear the latest from regional carriers.

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Keeping up on Pediatric Immunizations

Posted by on Aug 18, 2020 in Access, Health and Wellness

For many parents, navigating back-to-school is very different this year. Whether your family is distance learning from home, in-person at school, or somewhere in between, it is important to keep children up-to-date on immunizations. By not delaying immunizations, children can be better protected against preventable diseases like measles and chickenpox, especially if they have a weakened immune system.

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Summer Skin Safety

Posted by on Aug 14, 2020 in Access, Health and Wellness

Summer is all about heading outdoors for fun activities, fresh air, and to soak in some Vitamin D from the sun. It’s important to remember that without protection, exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Over time, this can lead to skin cancer, which is the most common cancer in the U.S. Fortunately, most skin cancers can be prevented. Here are some of the best ways to help protect you and your family.

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Premium Rates for Group Coverage

Posted by on Aug 12, 2020 in Access, Affordability

Since its launch six years ago, Sutter Health Plus has remained focused on giving our communities health plan options with access to the Sutter network.

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U.S. News & World Report Names Six Hospitals in the Sutter Health Plus Network Among Best in California

Posted by on Jul 31, 2020 in Network, News, Quality

Six hospitals in the Sutter Health Plus network achieved recognition as among the best in California for 2020-2021 by U.S. News & World Report. Hospitals throughout the state and in major metropolitan regions are ranked annually for performance across 26 adult specialties, procedures, and conditions.

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