Health and Wellness

Prioritize Your Mental Health

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Access, Health and Wellness, Network

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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June is Men’s Health Month—A Focus on Prevention

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Health and Wellness

June is Men’s Health Month, a time to encourage men to actively manage their health and wellness.

According to Centers for Disease Control (CDC) statistics, men are 33 percent less likely than women to visit the doctor. Avoiding the doctor means possibly missing out on catching problems early intervention could prevent. Instead, Sutter Health Plus encourages men to take action and make a habit of these––potentially life-extending––precautionary measures.
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Respond to Allergies with Awareness, Action

Posted by on May 17, 2018 in Health and Wellness

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month—a peak season for one in every five Americans with allergies or asthma. Read More

A Healthy Vacation Checklist: What to Know Before You Go

Posted by on May 16, 2018 in Health and Wellness

When it comes to planning your summer vacation, the key is preparation. Booking hotel accommodations, outlining an itinerary and packing a suitcase are essential—and the same idea applies to health care.
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New Sutter Health Plus Health and Wellness Site

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Health and Wellness

Sutter Health Plus is excited to announce the launch of a new Health and Wellness site. Designed with members’ physical and mental health in mind, the site provides health-related tools and resources to help members achieve personal health and wellness goals. Read More

The HEAL Project Garden Program Promotes the Healing Powers of Fresh Food

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in Community, Health and Wellness

In this article published in the March 2017 issue of Half Moon Bay Magazine, Sutter Health Plus is recognized as a donor of The HEAL Project. The HEAL Project provides health, environmental and agricultural education for underserved elementary school children.

A lush green oasis lies among the construction campus of Hatch Elementary School. It’s where the new HEAL garden takes root.

The old garden, once tucked away near the multipurpose baseball and soccer field, was destroyed as the bulldozers working on the school’s recent modernization project rolled in. Understandably, the inadvertent consequence of progress upset many parents and children who had worked so hard on the garden. After a generous donation from Sutter Health Plus, the HEAL Project was able to erect a bigger and better version of the garden, complete with raised garden beds and a pleasing pergola. Read More