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Seeking Care During COVID-19

April 9th, 2021 in News

Even with COVID-19 being in the forefront of our daily lives, other medical needs and illnesses still call for prompt attention. At Cox HealthPlans, we want to ensure you have access to the care you need. From in person care to virtual visits, know that we have options to fit your comfort level. Read More

 

2021 Special Enrollment Period Access Extended to August 15 on Healthcare.gov for Marketplace Coverage

March 24th, 2021 in News

President Biden announced that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is extending access to the Special Enrollment Period (SEP) until August 15 – giving consumers additional time to take advantage of new savings through the American Rescue Plan. Read More

 

HHS Announces Marketplace Special Enrollment Period for COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

February 10th, 2021 in News

In accordance with the Executive Order issued by President Biden, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), announced a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for individuals and families for Marketplace coverage in response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Read More

 

Make Heart Health Part of Your Self-Care Routine

February 9th, 2021 in News

February is American Heart Month! At Cox HealthPlans, we believe in supporting each other to improve overall health and wellness. Here are some facts, tips, and resources to improve your heart health from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Read More

 

Versatile Veggies: The Benefits of Adding More to Your Diet

February 9th, 2021 in News

Increasing vegetable and fruit intake can help lead to lower blood pressure, reduce risk of heart disease and stroke, lower risk of eye and digestive problems, and have a positive effect on blood sugar Read More

 

Heart Disease Prevention Tips

February 3rd, 2021 in News

The following healthy lifestyle tips can help reduce your risk for heart disease. Read More

 

Returning to Work: Keeping yourself and others safe from COVID-19

January 15th, 2021 in News

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after you have been in a public place, after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing, and after using others’ or shared equipment. Read More

 

Working Remotely During COVID-19: Maintaining Your Health & Wellness

January 15th, 2021 in News

An unforeseen change occurred in 2020 for many employees, as they quickly shifted from routines of working in bustling offices to isolated desks within their homes. Read More

 

New CoxHealth Nixa Facility Now Open

December 15th, 2020 in News

Patients are now being seen at CoxHealth Nixa, which opened its doors on Dec. 14. Read More

 

Time to Evaluate 2021 Health Plans

December 2nd, 2020 in News

Matt Aug, President of Cox HealthPlans, shared his valuable insight in an article for the Springfield Business Journal about the importance of planning and reviewing your health coverage options for the upcoming year. Read More

 

Health Benefits of Peppermint

December 1st, 2020 in News

Feeling added stress this holiday season? Read on to learn more about the benefits of peppermint along with a recipe for a soothing cup of healthy peppermint hot chocolate to help ease things like headaches, sleepiness, and stuffed sinuses this holiday season. Read More

 

How to Protect Yourself & Others from COVID-19

November 2nd, 2020 in News

With cooler temperatures in conjunction with flu season and COVID-19, it is important to protect yourself and others from illness. The following tips from the Centers for Disease Control can help keep you and your family safe this flu season. Read More

 

Pharmacy Benefit Manager Name Change

August 20th, 2020 in News

Cox HealthPlans uses EnvisionRx to manage your pharmacy benefits. On September 1, EnvisionRx will change its name to Elixir. Read More

 

AAAHC Accreditation Announcement

July 31st, 2020 in News

Cox HealthPlans is pleased to announce our recently awarded 3‐year accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). Read More

 

Cloth Face Coverings & Masking

July 10th, 2020 in News, Other

Cloth face coverings are recommended as a simple barrier to help prevent respiratory droplets from traveling into the air and onto other people when the person wearing the cloth face covering coughs, sneezes, talks, or raises their voice. This is called source control. Read More

 

Have you accessed your Cox HealthPlans Member Portal?

May 11th, 2020 in News

Cox HealthPlans (CHP) offers an online portal to our members. The portal allows members to access the following features. Read More

 

CoxHealth Joins Plasma Clinical Trial with Mayo Clinic

May 5th, 2020 in News

CoxHealth has joined a national clinical trial initiated by the Mayo Clinic to learn how convalescent plasma may help treat patients suffering from COVID-19. The health system is currently treating its first patient with the developing method of treatment. Read More

 

Notice of Accreditation

April 27th, 2020 in News

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CoxHealth Completes New COVID Unit

April 20th, 2020 in News, Other

In just two weeks, a new unit for COVID-19 patients came to life at Cox South. We are grateful for all of the individuals and organizations who helped make this a reality. While we are hopeful it’s never needed, we are so glad to have it as a resource for patients in our community should it be necessary. Click below for a video tour of the facilities inside: Read More

 

What is an Advance Directive?

April 10th, 2020 in News

Advance Directives are legal documents that allow you to give directions about your future medical care in the event you become mentally or physically unable to communicate your wishes. Read More

 
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