Health Net - California Health Insurance Plans for Businesses

Health Net Information and Statistics

Health Net of California has a mission of helping people become healthy, secure and comfortable. Health Net has a membership of more than five million, and offers plans for individuals and families, employers of all sizes and Medicare beneficiaries. Health Net provides its members with a broad network of doctors, specialists, pharmacies and medical facilities.

Insurance Carrier Overview

HealthNet offers medical, dental, and vision coverage in California, and also has a strong network in Oregon and Arizona. HealthNet PPO plans provide nationwide coverage through the First Health network. HealthNet offers full PPO network, a lower cost EPO network, and several tiers of HMO plans. One key benefit of HealthNet is the ability to offer any number of plans and mix & match multiple tiers of coverage and networks to fit your company's specific needs. HealthNet also offers some plans through Covered California SHOP exchange.

HealthNet rates tend to be competitive in most California regions, and have very cost effective plans in Northern California and the San Francisco Bay Area.

PPO/EPO Network Overview

Network Type # of California Doctors # of California Hospitals Cost Savings vs. Full Network
PPO PPO 54,970 308 -
PureCare EPO EPO 32,374 211 8%

HMO Network Overview

Network Type # of California Doctors # of California Hospitals Cost Savings vs. Full Network
WholeCare HMO Full HMO 25,279 178 -
SmartCare HMO Narrow HMO 10,839 85 10%

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Health Net Awards & Community Involvement

Health Net of California seeks to make a positive impact on the lives of its members and the community at large. Its East LA Community Resource Center offers: health and wellness classes for all ages based on community needs, nutrition and health education classes to help people stay healthy, "One-Stop" shop to learn about coverage options for the entire family, enrollment advice (how to enroll in a health plan), meeting space available for community use, and referrals to public services

All programs and resources available at the East LA Community Resource Center are free and available to the community at large, not just members.

Health Net has been the recipient of numerous honors and awards for its high quality plans and customer service.

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