March 27, 2019,
Effective immediately, we are now accepting special enrollment applications for your IFP clients with non-calendar year grandfathered health plans.
March 26, 2019 — We make it easy for you and your clients, both new and returning, to understand their Sharp Health Plan benefits, and get the most out of their plan. Read or download our 2019 Member Resource Guide, the New Member Resource Kit, and more.
February 4, 2019,
Tax season is here. That means your clients will soon receive their 1095 tax forms in the mail. Make sure you can help them understand what to do and who to contact with questions.
January 15, 2019,
The Covered California enrollment deadline has been extended. Individual applications will be accepted through Friday, January 18, 2019 for a February 1, 2019 effective date. Get a quote for your client or help them apply online.
January 2, 2019,
Our IFP underwriting guidelines now require verification of residency for new member applications and account changes that add new members to an existing policy. Get the details to make sure your clients’ applications process smoothly.
Cervical cancer doesn’t always show symptoms. Make sure your clients know what to do if they are worried about their cervical health. Understanding and using preventive care benefits like screenings and vaccination are key to prevention.
Nearly 350 flu-related deaths took place in San Diego County this past flu season, according to the Health and Human Services Agency. Make sure your clients have the know-how and resources to protect themselves against infection.
November 2, 2018,
Prediabetes affects 84 million Americans, but only 10 percent of them know they have it. If you or your clients have prediabetes, resources are available. Find out how to help prevent or delay Type 2 diabetes and other serious health issues.
October 11, 2018,
It is open enrollment season. We’d like to thank you for your continued partnership, and share some helpful tips and resources.
October 1, 2018,
Breast cancer is the most common cancer for women
in the U.S. besides skin cancer. This National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, make sure your clients know the signs and how to work with their health care providers to get the right screenings.
September 7, 2018,
One in five American adults experience a mental illness in a given year. This means your clients
probably know someone who is struggling, right now. Consider sharing this with your clients to learn the signs of suicide and reach out, and or seek help.
August 6, 2018,
Over 10 million cases of infectious illness are prevented in the U.S. every year due to childhood vaccinations. But for adults, some vaccines can wear off, making us vulnerable to illness. Make sure your clients know how they can build their immunity.
July 23, 2018,
Nearly 5 million Americans may be infected with hepatitis B or C, but most don’t know it. This means
they can unknowingly spread the disease to others. Share this information with your clients to help them find out their status.
July 16, 2018,
Using our updated benefit plan names will help ensure quicker turn-around times in processing enrollment requests. Find
out where you can get our new, easy-to-use crosswalk that has all the plan name changes.
July 11, 2018,
We want to ensure that your member clients get the information they need, when they need it. Customer Care’s
new enhancements are designed to increase access to self-service tools over the phone, and help decrease call wait times.
July 9, 2018,
We are nearing the close of FY2018, and we wanted to reflect on the continued growth we’ve experienced at Sharp
Health Plan. Without a doubt, your contributions have enhanced our success this past year. Thank you for your continued partnership in making that possible.
July 3, 2018,
Sharp Health Plan’s high level of integration with
the Sharp HealthCare delivery system is key to providing your clients with high-quality coverage and nationally recognized care. Get the full story.
June 21, 2018,
In the latest safety report from the Leapfrog Group, two Sharp hospitals were the only facilities in San Diego to earn A grades. Find
out how Sharp HealthCare and Sharp Health Plan continue to be recognized for high-quality care, for your clients and prospects.
June 1, 2018,
National Men’s Health Week is June 11-17. Your clients may be interested to learn hands-on steps to help
them avoid preventable health problems down the road. Feel free to share this article, with a reminder to schedule their next preventive care visit.
May 1, 2018
Anyone can get skin cancer. But the good news is that it’s preventable — it can almost always be cured when it’s found and treated early. Make sure your clients know how they may lower their risk and check for potential signs of melanoma.
April 4, 2018
, It's National Autism Awareness Month. Early detection of autism spectrum disorders is critical to make sure that people are able to access the services and support they need. Share these facts with your clients so they can learn how to take action early.
March 12, 2018
, As of February 21, all new business is being directed to the specialized care of one dedicated account executive according to the size of your client. Read about
these structural changes to help improve your sales.
March 5, 2018
, Your clients may be interested to know that colorectal cancer cases among people under age 50 have increased significantly, according to a recent study. One-third of cases from 1974 to 2013 affected people in the Generation X and millennial age groups.
February 12, 2018
, This is American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Share this article with your clients to help them better understand the risk factors and how to make heart-healthy choices.
January 23, 2018
, January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. Education and regular screenings are the best ways to prevent and diagnose this potentially dangerous disease.
December 1, 2017
, December includes National Influenza Vaccination Week and National Handwashing Awareness Week. Here is some important information that you can share with your clients.