Press Release posted: 3/15/2017
LONG BEACH, Calif.—March 15, 2017—SCAN, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced it will cohost a colloquium on aging and independence in partnership with Long Beach State University and the City of Long Beach on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
Press Release posted: 2/15/2017
LONG BEACH, Calif.—Feb. 15, 2017—SCAN Group, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, today announced the appointment of two new board members: Christobel E. Selecky and Dr. Linda Rosenstock. Selecky and Rosenstock lend their extensive business, medical and academic expertise to SCAN’s board of directors, fortifying its commitment to ensuring California’s seniors have access to quality care and community services.
Press Release posted: 11/21/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – November 21, 2016) — The majority of SCAN Health Plan members with hearing loss will be able to avail themselves of significant savings on new hearing aids thanks to a 2017 benefit being introduced by the not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plan.
Press Release posted: 10/10/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – October 10, 2016) SCAN Health Plan announced today its 2017 benefit plans, which include a new Preferred Pharmacy program offering lower copayments for prescription drugs. In many counties this gives plan members the option to pay $0 for many commonly used generic drugs.
Press Release posted: 6/2/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – June 2, 2016) — In an effort to help health insurance brokers maximize the value of referrals in a highly competitive industry, SCAN Health Plan will present a seminar on “The Art of Referrals” at the Orange County Association of Health Underwriters Senior Summit, August 8-9.
Press Release posted: 5/10/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – May 10, 2016) SCAN Health Plan is working with California Health Advocates to help people who are turning 65 avoid financial penalties for failing to make timely healthcare coverage decisions. These efforts are focused on educating individuals who are insured through a Covered California plan and will soon become eligible for Medicare. As people with a Covered California...
Press Release posted: 5/2/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – May 2, 2016) This year America’s baby boomers begin turning 70; and the majority are choosing to “age in place.” With proper planning – and a support system – many seniors may be able to do just that. According to Dennis Tse, M.D., corporate medical director for SCAN Health Plan in Southern California, these are the five things you must consider to ensure you can live safely and independently in your...
Press Release posted: 3/21/2016
(LONG BEACH, Calif. – March 21, 2016) — California residents who are part of both the Medicare and Medi-Cal programs may be eligible to enroll in a special kind of health plan year-round, even outside of the traditional Medicare Annual Enrollment Period. Called dual-eligible special needs plans (D-SNPs), these are Medicare Advantage...