Being exposed to UV radiation is a risk factor for skin cancers, including melanoma. In the U.S., the
hours between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. are the most hazardous. Learn how
to help protect you and your family.
Of cancers that affect both men and women, colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, which is why prevention, early detection and treatment is so important.
Melissa Hayden-Cook, Sharp Health Plan's CEO, talks to KPBS
about Sharp Health Plan's Excellent NCQA Accreditation, and choosing a health plan based on quality and service.
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women. Learn how to better understand the risk factors and how to make heart-healthy choices.
Sharp Health Plan, a not-for-profit health plan serving San Diegans for the past 25 years, announced that they have once again been recognized nationally and in California for their high-quality care and service.
Raise awareness on cervical health
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. Education and regular screenings are the best ways to prevent and diagnose this potentially dangerous disease.
Personal coaching from Sharp Health Plan's Best Health team helps Medicare members get more from their Sharp Direct Advantage Medicare plans.
Sharp Health Plan employees supported the Monarch School for homeless children in San Diego by donating and stuffing more than 900 toiletry bags, as featured in this Sharp Health News article
December includes National Influenza Vaccination Week and National Handwashing Awareness Week. Here is some helpful information to keep the flu from bugging you.
November 2017, Nearly 86 million Americans are living with pre-diabetes. In recognition of Diabetes Awareness Month, learn how to prevent or better manage the disease.
Michael Byrd, Sharp Health Plan’s Chief Business Development Officer, is quoted in this San Diego Union-Tribune article
. He explains how policy owners that qualify for subsidies may find they have more options.
May 2017, Sharp Health Plan's Best Health team was featured in the May/June 2017 issue of Experience Sharp magazine on their work with Evans Hotels.
April 2017, Dr. Cary Shames, Sharp Health Plan’s Chief Medical Officer, is quoted in this Sharp Health News article on preventive care. He offers the benefits of why members should take advantage of these no-cost doctor’s visits.