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Aetna Wellness Webinars

If you’d like to learn more about healthy living, you can sign up for one of Aetna’s Wellness Webinars. The 30-minute webinars will be offered monthly on a variety of topics. Coming up next… Managing Diabetes Friday, November 22, 2019 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST This Wellness Webinar will focus on Managing Diabetes and… Read more »

Annual Flu Shot Clinic

The Navigators Flu Shot Clinic will be on October 22 from 10:00am-2:00pm in Room 256B. The department with the highest attendance rate gets free lunch! Bring your Aetna insurance card & driver’s license to the Flu Shot Clinic and your flu shot will be free.  Children ages 4 and up are welcome. Outside insurances are… Read more »

How Can I Avoid the Flu This Season?

As we spend more time indoors during the winter months, viruses such as influenza can spread like wildfire. Most people experience the flu as a week or two of aches, fever, and congestion. Only time—not antibiotics—will help you recover, since the flu is a virus. Those with weakened immune systems such as the elderly, young… Read more »

Strengthen your back: 12 easy exercises for lower back pain

How can you strengthen your back to avoid pain? Follow these daily exercises. Lower back pain is a common cause for visits to the doctor. Actually called ‘low back pain’, it is the most common cause of job-related disability. This article will help you understand what low back pain is, what causes it and what you… Read more »

Know Your Cost Before You Go with the Aetna Member Payment Estimator

Did you know that the costs for diagnostic tests can vary by thousands of dollars for the exact same test, depending where you go? Unlike any other purchase, you won’t know the final cost until you receive your bill weeks later—unless you use the Aetna Member Payment Estimator. How does it work? Ouch! You hurt… Read more »

Aetna RX Home Delivery is Now CVS Caremark Mail Service Pharmacy

Due to the merger of Aetna and CVS, the Home Delivery service will now utilize the CVS Caremark Mail Service Pharmacy. There will be no changes from the Aetna Rx Home Delivery other than rebranding with the CVS Caremark name and logo. What will stay the same: The Member Services number on your Aetna ID… Read more »

UPDATE ON COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING

As you may have heard, the American Cancer Society recently updated its recommendation to begin colorectal cancer screening at age 45, five years earlier than the previous recommended age of 50. Effective March 1, 2019, The Navigators Health Plan will cover preventive colorectal cancer screening beginning at age 45 for average risk* members. What does… Read more »

Expecting a Baby?

The Aetna Maternity Program is provided free to you through The Navigators Health Plan. You can learn about: Early labor symptoms  What to expect before and after delivery  Newborn care and more. Extra help for at-risk pregnancies If you have a health condition or other risk that could affect your pregnancy, the Aetna Maternity Program provides… Read more »

FAQ: Your 2018 Tax Documents (W2 and 1095-C)

Please view the “2018 Tax FAQs” PDF for more information on your 2018 tax documents, such as your W2 and 1095-C, from The Navigators. This FAQ sheet provides instructions on how to access a duplicate copy of your tax documents from Workday or Ceridian, and it also addresses medical expenses, HSA contributions, moving out of… Read more »

Taking a Prescription? Remember to Check the Formulary!

Prescription drug coverage is an important—but often forgotten—part of our health insurance. Yet, prescription prices are increasing even faster than the cost of health care. You can manage the cost you pay for prescriptions by checking your medicines against the formulary. A formulary is a list of prescriptions drugs that are covered by the plan…. Read more »