October Patient Newsletter

It's time for Open Enrollment!

This year Open Enrollment for Covered California starts early!
Some key dates to remember are:

  • October 15, 2018: Open Enrollment Begins
  • December 15, 2018: Last day to enroll or change your plan to have coverage beginning January 1, 2019
  • January 15, 2019: Last day to enroll or change your plan

Some important details:

  • The penalty for not having health insurance ends in 2019. You will no longer be penalized if you do not have insurance.
  • You can enroll into Medi-Cal anytime during the year if you qualify.
  • Medicare Open Enrollment also begins October 15, 2018 through December 7, 2018.

Want to know what you qualify for? Give us a call at (530) 229-5117.

Disaster Related Fraud Prevention

Learn how natural disasters provide the perfect opportunity for identity thieves and fraudsters to take advantage of vulnerable victims. Mr. Jesrani will list the most recent natural disaster fraud schemes happening in Shasta County after the Carr Fire. We will also talk about how the Shasta County District Attorney’s Office is investigating and prosecuting these financial crimes, and will give you tips on how to prevent this type of criminal activity following the wake of a natural disaster.

When: October 12th, 12pm-1pm
Where: Redding Library, 1100 Parkview Ave. Redding, CA
How: Call (530) 229-5115 for questions.

Breast Cancer Awareness

Did you know?

Men & Women Age 45-70 should:

  • Every Month: Do a breast self-exam. Talk to your clinician if you have questions.
  • Every Year: Have a mammogram and a clinical breast exam by a clinician.

When caught early, the survival rate* is 98%

*And treatment is begun when the cancer is localized.

Worried about cost?

You have options! Ask your clinician about ways to get covered.

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