News center archives

Stories and communications from the past six months.


Coronavirus/COVID-19

How to refill a prescription during the pandemic

Mar. 30 — Because of COVID-19, some health plans are allowing early refills maintenance medications.

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What people with asthma should know about COVID-19

Mar. 27 — Having asthma doesn’t make you more likely to get COVID-19, but it could cause complications.

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Medicare recipients: what to know about COVID-19

Mar. 16 — Older adults are at higher risk of severe complications from COVID-19.


In other news

Take control of your cervical health

Take control of your cervical health

Jan. 1 — Here’s what you should know to help take control of your cervical health and prevent cervical cancer.

Get the most out of your health insurance

Jan. 15 — Health insurance plans cover a variety of free preventive care benefits that can help keep you and your family healthy at no additional charge.

6 tips to prevent catching the flu

6 tips to prevent catching the flu

Dec. 1 — Last year’s flu season was one of the longest in over a decade. Here are some tips to help you prepare.

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Sharp Health Plan recognized for quality care and service

Dec. 2019 — We’re the highest member-rated health plan — for the fifth year in a row.

1 in 3 Americans have prediabetes, do you?

1 in 3 Americans have prediabetes, do you?

Nov. 1 — Over 84 million Americans have prediabetes, and of that number, 90% don’t know they have it.