Newsletters

November/December 2017

Inside this issue: It’s the holidays, so we’ve got some ideas on how you can enjoy the season’s feasts in healthy ways. Also, learn about a problem many seniors face, depression, and where to get help. Find out, too, what you need to know if you are taking an opioid drug. And don’t miss the tips on how to save money on many of your medications in 2018! 

September/October 2017

Inside this issue: Meet seniors who help others -- and themselves -- by volunteering. Also, what do you do when you need a ride? That's inside, too. And read about a SCAN member’s inspiring comeback.  Plus, some exciting news about flu shots!

SCAN Club - Diabetes Edition 2017

In this issue: Answers to common questions about diabetes medications. Also, when is it time to see a specialist? Look inside, too, for tips on making mealtime healthy – and delicious. And, an easy-to-use blood sugar diary to copy and use every week!

July/August 2017

In this issue: Meet a model SCAN member (in fact, you may already know him!). And, it’s summer but you’ll want to read about one member’s experiences before you head outdoors. Has your doctor prescribed a new medication? Find out what you should know first. Also, read about treatments – that aren’t medicine – for pain that won’t quit. 

May/June 2017

In this issue: Good reasons to get your hearing checked. Find out how to create an advance directive, get inspired for exercise and learn about the latest scam. Plus, an immunization card to take with you.

March/April 2017

In this issue: Easy ways to make your diet more nutritious. You will also find a step-by-step guide to help you decide where to go when you need medical care, tips to protect yourself from healthcare fraud, and how to save money on prescriptions when you “Just Say 90-Day.”

January/February 2017

In this issue: You’ll find out how SCAN works with Medicare and your doctors. You’ll learn SCAN’s “3 Cs of Care.” And you can read why your feedback is so important to us. Also in this issue: A listing of the discounts offered to SCAN members through our Discount Marketplace. (Find more information on these discounts by clicking here.)

November/December 2016

In this issue: Exciting benefit updates for 2017. You’ll definitely want to read about our Preferred Pharmacy Network and new hearing benefit. You’ll learn what to watch for with family members this holiday season. Also: news about flu shots—have you had yours yet this season?

September/October 2016

In this issue: Fall is here, but before you indulge in a pumpkin spice latte, take a look at a member’s firsthand experience with falls. It’s also the season for flu prevention and medication checks. If you’re heading to your doctor’s office soon, be sure to look at our conversation tips and guide on how to see a specialist.

SCAN Club - Diabetes Edition 2016

In this issue: one of our Senior Advocates shares his tips for managing diabetes. A diet doesn’t have to be boring: check out our tips on ways to change it up. We also explore diabetes tests needed each year.