EMI Health Resources

The National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)

Jun 2, 2020 9:13:56 AM / by Erik Soderborg posted in health, mental health, medical, physical health

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A collaboration to prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Our long-standing relationship with Magellan Rx Management (MRx) has added years to our members' lives. Consistent with the goal of helping us live healthier, more vibrant lives, an additional service to help prevent or delay Type 2 Diabetes is available now through MRx. We are now enrolling participants for the Diabetes Prevention Program recognized by the CDC to help prevent or delay Type 2 Diabetes.

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Major Diagnostic Tests Preauthorization

Apr 29, 2020 1:28:11 PM / by EMI Health posted in policy

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Benefit preauthorization to confirm medical necessity is required for certain services as part of our commitment to help ensure all EMI Health members get the appropriate care, at the appropriate time, in the appropriate setting.

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CARES Act - The COVID-19 Relief Package and What it Means for You

Mar 31, 2020 2:25:35 PM / by Erik Soderborg posted in coronavirus, covid-19

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On Friday, March 27, 2020, President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act into law. This package allocates $2 trillion toward an effort to give economic relief to individuals, small businesses, healthcare providers, and parts of the economy that are heavily affected by the coronavirus pandemic. 

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How does social distancing help stop a virus?

Mar 27, 2020 3:49:47 PM / by Lauren Colby posted in coronavirus, covid-19

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The coronavirus has created widespread uncertainty and confusion. It feels like every day we are getting new instructions and changes to our daily life. One of the biggest changes has been the emphasis on social distancing. 

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What does exponential spread of a virus look like?

Mar 27, 2020 12:22:22 PM / by Lauren Colby posted in coronavirus, covid-19

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We are in an interesting moment in history with the coronavirus pandemic. It seems like all this upheaval and all these changes have come out of nowhere, and it's hard to know what is actually happening. There is so much data out there, but it is difficult to comprehend such large scale numbers. That's what this article is here to help with.

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Useful (and Credible) resources on Coronavirus

Mar 20, 2020 10:37:58 AM / by Erik Soderborg posted in coronavirus, covid-19, medical

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Information is Power

We live in a time where anyone and everyone can create and share content. Unfortunately, this can lead to false information and rumors that spread like wildfire, causing panic and decisions made on lies or inaccurate information. 

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Dental Care during the Coronavirus outbreak

Mar 20, 2020 9:43:37 AM / by Erik Soderborg posted in dental, coronavirus, covid-19

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There's a chance you scheduled your semi-annual dental checkup between March 15th and April 15th, 2020. With all the chaos going on related to coronavirus and social distancing, you may be wondering what to do about your dental appointments.

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COVID-19 Tests: Our Stance

Mar 19, 2020 10:22:20 AM / by Erik Soderborg posted in coronavirus, covid-19, health

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Our commitment to you.

We stand with our community, the country, and the world as we work to flatten the curve of COVID-19. To help flatten the curve, it is important that we all work together to prevent the spread of coronavirus and free up our healthcare system as it braces for and handles cases that arise. 

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