Press Room Archive

Press Release posted: 3/16/2021
LONG BEACH, Calif., March 15, 2021—SCAN Group, whose holdings include SCAN Health Plan, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, announced that Binoy Bhansali has joined the organization as Corporate Vice President of Corporate Development. Bhansali will be responsible for identifying opportunities for strategic partnerships, outside investments and acquisitions that support SCAN’s mission to keep seniors healthy and independent.
Press Release posted: 3/8/2021
LONG BEACH, Calif., March. 8, 2021— A SCAN Health Plan survey of family caregivers is revealing some shocking new information about the divide between rural and urban communities when it comes to COVID-19 vaccines. According to the study, nearly one in three (31%) family caregivers who live in rural communities say they won’t take the older adult under their care to get the COVID-19 vaccine—that’s nearly double the refusal rate of urban and suburban caregivers (16%). Likewise, about the same number (36%) of rural caregivers say they won’t get vaccinated themselves.
Press Release posted: 2/16/2021
LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 16, 2021—SCAN Group, whose holdings include SCAN Health Plan, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, has made a strategic investment in Monogram Health. Monogram Health is a leading kidney care management company providing at-home care and data-driven solutions for patients living with chronic kidney and end-stage renal disease.
Press Release posted: 1/19/2021
LONG BEACH, Calif., Jan. 12, 2020—Dr. Sachin H. Jain, president and CEO of SCAN Group, whose holdings include SCAN Health Plan, called for the incoming Biden administration to expand the availability of Medicare Advantage plans to uninsured Americans who don’t qualify for Medicare or Medicaid.
Press Release posted: 10/19/2020
LONG BEACH, Calif.—Oct. 19, 2020—As millions of seniors across California select Medicare Advantage plans for the coming year, SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans, earned a series of accolades reflecting SCAN’s unending commitment to keeping older adults healthy and independent.
Press Release posted: 10/16/2020
LONG BEACH, Calif., Oct. 16, 2020—SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, is making grants to community organizations and developing new partnerships with the Mizell Center in Palm Springs and Janet Goeske Center in Riverside in order to provide critically needed social services to adults in the Inland Empire.
Press Release posted: 10/16/2020
LONG BEACH, Calif.— Oct. 16, 2020—SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, in collaboration with Prospect Medical Group, announced the expansion of their provider networks in Riverside, San Bernardino and Los Angeles counties, effective October 1. Through this expansion, older adults in the Inland Empire will gain access to an increased network of providers and services in their area.
Press Release posted: 10/16/2020
LONG BEACH, Calif.—Oct. 16, 2020—SCAN Health Plan®, one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage health plans, today announced the addition of Imperial Health Holdings Medical Group to its provider network in Northern and Southern California. This partnership increases the number of physicians SCAN members may now access offering additional options for high quality, affordable health care by 1,000.
Press Release posted: 10/1/2020
LONG BEACH, Calif., Oct. 1, 2020—SCAN Health Plan® today announced its 2021 health plan benefits for Medicare-eligible seniors in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, San Diego and Ventura counties. With the aim of better supporting seniors who are spending more time online due to the COVID-19 crisis, SCAN has introduced several featured extras including a technology support line and an online memory and brain health exercise platform. Additionally, 2021 benefits will significantly reduce the cost of insulin for diabetic members in a number of plans.