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Timely information for members, brokers, employers, and the community.

Coverage and Care While Traveling

Posted by on Jul 21, 2021 in Access, Network

After more than a year at home, many Californians are ready to hit the road and do some traveling. Before heading out for your next big adventure, it’s important to know where to access care while away from home.

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Premium Rates for Group Coverage

Posted by on Jun 25, 2021 in Affordability

Now in our seventh year of operations, Sutter Health Plus remains an important part of Sutter’s commitment to delivering value-based care in Northern California—with a focus on giving our communities affordable health plan options with access to the Sutter network.

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Sutter Health Plus is Expanding in Nevada and Placer Counties

Posted by on Jun 24, 2021 in Access, Network

Sutter Health Plus Service Area

July 1, 2021, will mark the fifth service area expansion for Sutter Health Plus, offering coverage for two new ZIP codes in Nevada County and five new ZIP codes in Placer County effective July 1, 2021. The expansion gives employers and consumers in the expanded service area a new option for healthcare coverage with access to Sutter-affiliated providers.

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Making Time for Men’s Health

Posted by on Jun 17, 2021 in Access, Health and Wellness

Staying active, eating nutritious foods, and getting plenty of rest can help to live a healthy lifestyle. It is also important for men to make time for routine and preventive care to stay healthy and help detect and treat diseases early. According to a survey conducted for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, almost 15% of men are in fair or poor physical health (1). For some men, this may be due to lifestyle behaviors and a tendency to avoid medical care.

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The New Work-Life Balance

Posted by on Jun 8, 2021 in Health and Wellness, Mental Health

Whether working at home, returning to an office or job site, or somewhere in between, the professional environment is continually evolving. When the line between career and home life becomes blurred, some people may find themselves working in lieu of taking a lunch break or into the evening. For some, working longer hours can become a normal daily routine—even something to take pride in. Allowing work to intersect with personal time may be unsustainable and start to cause stress which can have a negative impact on mood, resiliency, and mental wellness.

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Sutter Walk-In Care Now Offering COVID-19 Vaccinations

Posted by on Jun 1, 2021 in Access, COVID-19

According to the latest data by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 55 percent of Californians have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and nearly 42 percent are fully vaccinated. This is significant progress in moving toward broad community vaccination in the state.

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Well-Woman Care

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

By June of last year, 41% of adults said they delayed or avoided medical care due to safety concerns related to COVID-19, with women delaying routine care more often than men (1). It’s important to keep up with routine and preventive care, which can help detect health issues early and reduce risk for chronic diseases and certain cancers.

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