AAAHC Re-Accreditation Announcement

August 29th, 2023 in News

Cox HealthPlans (CHP) has completed its re-accreditation process with the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and has received another full 3-year accredited term. Read More


Staying Up to Date On Vaccines

August 29th, 2023 in News

More people with Medicare, Medicare Part D, and Medicare Advantage Plans can get protection against disease and severe illness by staying up to date with immunizations with no out of pocket costs. Read More


Did you know?

July 25th, 2023 in News

Cox HealthPlans and CoxHealth provide free programs and events for our members? Read More


Member Satisfaction Survey

July 13th, 2023 in News

To ensure that CoxHealth Plans is meeting the needs of our members, we will be sending out our annual Member Satisfaction Survey. We will be emailing the survey to members and look forward to receiving your feedback. If you need help completing the survey or have any questions, please contact Member Services at 417-269-2900. Read More


Staying Safe in the Summer

June 26th, 2023 in News

While we all look forward to having fun in the sun, people of all ages should be cautious of heat-related illnesses during the heat of summer. Read More


Men’s Health Week

June 8th, 2023 in News

Men’s Health Week is June 12-18, 2023. The goal of men’s health week is to increase the awareness of preventable health problems, urge men and boys to take charge of their overall health by implementing healthy living decisions and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. Read More


May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May 30th, 2023 in News

Protecting your skin from the sun can reduce your risk of developing skin cancer, sunburn, and premature skin aging. If you have had skin cancer, sun protection can reduce your risk of getting another skin cancer. Read More


May is National High Blood Pressure Education Month

May 12th, 2023 in News

High blood pressure or Hypertension is when your blood pressure, the force of your blood pushing against the walls of your blood vessels, is consistently too high. When left untreated, the damage that high blood pressure does to your circulatory system is a significant contributing factor for heart attack, stroke, heart failure, kidney disease, vision loss, and other health threats. Read More


Access to Care Standards

May 1st, 2023 in News

Cox HealthPlans (CHP) is committed to ensuring that members have access to and receive primary care and behavioral health services in a timely manner. Standards are also in place for telephone access to member services. CHP monitors access through a variety of measures, including appointment and office wait times, complaints, and responses from our member satisfaction surveys. Read More


Tips for a Healthy Brain

April 10th, 2023 in News

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), keeping your brain healthy can help lower your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias which affect memory, thinking and the ability to perform daily activities. Read More


Plans for New Branson Clinic

March 27th, 2023 in News

CoxHealth recently announced plans to build a new “super clinic” in Branson just west of the Branson RecPlex. The clinic will include primary care, urgent care, occupational medicine and specialty care, and will also offer radiology and laboratory services. This exciting expansion is expected to boost access and availability of healthcare services in the community by increasing the primary care capacity in the area and reducing wait times for routine and urgent care. Read More


Get Internet with the Affordable Connectivity Program

March 13th, 2023 in News

Americans can now apply to receive discounted internet service with the Affordable Connectivity Program. This government assistance program was created last year to help eligible low-income households afford access to the internet. Some households may also qualify to receive a one-time discount on the purchase of a device such as a computer, laptop or tablet from participating providers. Read More


Choosing Your Primary Care Provider

February 27th, 2023 in News

Choosing a primary care provider (PCP) is an important step in managing your health, and it might be easier than you think. Read More


Eye Exams for Vision Health

February 2nd, 2023 in News

How is your vision health? Only a comprehensive dilated eye exam with an eye care professional can reveal how healthy your eyes are. Read More


Safe Disposal of Prescription Medication

January 9th, 2023 in News

The start of a new year can be a good time to check your medicine cabinet and safely dispose of old or unused prescription medications. Read More


Basic Food Safety

December 27th, 2022 in News

Foodborne illness, or food poisoning, is estimated to make 1 in 6 Americans sick each year. Handling food safely can help prevent the growth of dangerous bacteria that causes foodborne illness. Read More


CoxHealth Virtual Visits

December 6th, 2022 in News

CoxHealth offers Virtual Visits on Demand for patients to receive care through a confidential video chat for common conditions and symptoms like the flu, sinus congestion, cough, and more. This is a convenient option for people to receive care right away without leaving home. Read More


Heart-Healthy Tips for the Holidays

November 14th, 2022 in News

The holidays are a time to celebrate with family and friends – and indulge in your favorite festive foods, sweets, and treats. It can be hard to keep up a healthy lifestyle with all the temptations, especially if your goal is to reach or maintain a healthy weight. According to the American Heart Association, even a few added pounds each year can cause the risk of health problems like heart disease, diabetes, obesity, and stroke to increase. Being mindful about what we eat and keeping our activity levels up can help us to better manage our weight and have a healthier heart. Try some of these simple tips to add a little heart health to your holidays. Read More


Prenatal and Postpartum Care

November 2nd, 2022 in News

It is important to get checkups during and after pregnancy in order to find and address any health issues or concerns that may arise in the months before and after birth. The American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists have provided recommendations for prenatal and postpartum care to help promote patient health during these vulnerable periods. Read More


Don’t Forget Your Flu Shot

October 20th, 2022 in News

October is still a great time to get your flu shot if you haven’t already. Flu season typically starts in the fall and often peaks in December, so getting vaccinated now can help to reduce your chances of getting sick as flu cases increase. Flu shots are the best way to prevent getting the flu, so don’t forget to get yours! Read More

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