Preventive Care Services: Take Charge of Your Well-being
Hey y’all, you’ve probably heard this before but it bears repeating: preventive screenings are super important! Screenings can help find diseases early when they are easier to treat and possibly cure.
All of our new health insurance plans cover a number of recommended screenings for men.* This means you won’t have to pay anything out of pocket when you go to your in-network doctor for a screening test!
The type of screening tests you need depends on your age and other risk factors. Check out these guidelines below to learn about important screening tests for men that are covered under our plans.
Everyone (yes, everyone) between the ages of 13 and 65 should get tested at least once. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, you should get tested more often (once a year) if you:
These are not all of the preventive screenings covered under our health plans, so be sure to check your benefit documents for more details. If you have any questions about whether or not you need you need a certain screening talk to your doctor!
How will you take charge of your health today?
*You may have to pay all or part of the cost for preventive services if your insurance plan is grandfathered, meaning the plan existed on or before March 23, 2010.
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