Sutter Health Plus News & Trends

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

Mental Health is Health

Posted by on Aug 1, 2019 in Feature, Health and Wellness

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Mental health conditions are very common and very real. In fact, nearly one in five adults lives with a mental illness in the United States. This suggests that either you or someone you know is affected by a mental health condition.

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Sacramento Business Journal Names Brian Fellner CFO of the Year

Posted by on Jul 23, 2019 in News, People

Sutter Health Plus CEO Brian Fellner

In this article, Hiring a CFO? Look for these qualitiespublished July 17, 2019, the Sacramento Business Journal honors Brian Fellner, Sutter Health Plus CEO, as CFO of the Year in the not-for-profit company category for his work as Sutter Health Plus CFO last year. Brian received this distinguished award at the 2019 CFO of the Year Awards on July 11. 

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Two New Bay Area Walk-In Care Locations Now Open

Posted by on Jul 18, 2019 in Access, Network

Pleasant Grove Roseville Walk in Care

Sutter Health Plus members now have access to two new Sutter Walk-In Care locations in Aptos and Santa Rosa, providing care for everyday health needs. Members can visit any of the 19 Sutter Walk-In Care locations throughout Northern California at the same out-of-pocket cost as a primary care visit.

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2019 Consumer Insights and Trends in Healthcare

Posted by on Jun 24, 2019 in Digital Health, Health and Wellness, Innovation

People today are increasingly more willing to use modern approaches to healthcare. From virtual care to emerging technologies, the employee benefits industry is designing coverage options to include innovative, new ways to access care. Take a few minutes to read through the following consumer insights and trends—and then determine if your benefit offerings are delivering what your employees want from a health plan.

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Virtual Access to Primary Care

Posted by on Jun 19, 2019 in Access, Digital Health, Feature, Innovation

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Sutter Health Plus members in the San Francisco Peninsula area now have access to TeraPractice, an innovative virtual-first primary care experience that offers easy, mobile access to personalized care.

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Three New Walk-In Care Locations Now Open

Posted by on May 7, 2019 in Access, Feature, Network, News

Sutter Health is opening new doors to same-day care in Northern California. The latest Sutter Walk-In Care locations include Sacramento, Rancho Cordova, and San Jose.

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Covered Benefits and Support for Diabetes

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Access, Feature, Health and Wellness, News

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According to a 2017 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, diabetes affects 9.4 percent of the U.S. population and continues to be a growing health concern. Managing diabetes requires mindful awareness, and appropriate health screenings and care. Sutter Health Plus members have access to products, important benefits, resources and coordinated care for the treatment of diabetes.

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