Latest News from Sutter Health Plus (CA)


American Heart Association Go Red Event:  Sutter Health Plus was proud to sponsor the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women Bruncheon in Sacramento. The event helps to increase heart health awareness and make a positive impact in the lives of women who have been affected. Learn more by visiting

Mission Bernal Expansion: Sutter Health is dedicated to advancing healthcare accessibility and quality in San Francisco, and it's $442 million investment is a testament to this commitment. The new Mission Bernal Care Complex will feature state-of-the-art facilities for ambulatory surgery and brain health, reflecting Sutter's innovative approach to addressing evolving healthcare needs. Sutter's ambitious expansion roadmap includes the addition of 25 ambulatory care centers by 2027 to address the healthcare access challenges facing patients in Northern California.  Read more about the expansion efforts here.

2023 Annual Report: The Sutter Health's 2023 Annual Report is now available. Explore the great stories and videos in the online 2023 Annual Report here.

HDHP Flyer: This HDHP flyer is designed to help employees understand these plans, its benefits and associated out-of-pocket costs.

New Employer Change and Termination Request Forms: A new Employer Change Request Form is now available to help streamline the process of notifying the health plan of employer group changes, such as company address or contact information. Please note: this form is not used to make membership changes such as adding, removing or changing member information. Additionally, a new Employer Termination Request Form is available for groups terminating group coverage with Sutter Health Plus. We highly encourage this comprehensive termination form is submit ed at least 30 days before the requested termination date.

Behavioral Health Resources for Members: While feeling some stress or anxiety in life is not uncommon, regularly becoming overwhelmed may be a sign it's time to seek support. Members have access to a one-on-one Health Coaching Program by phone for stress management at no cost share at 844-987-6095. Members also have access to mental health and substance use disorder benefits through U.S. Behavioral Health Plan, California, including:
   • Tools, resources and in-person or virtual visits with participating behavioral health providers without a referral at
   • Access to Self Care by AbleTo for on-demand mental wellness support, selfcare techniques, coping tools, meditations and more.
Please share this flyer with your clients to help them understand the variety of behavioral health resources and benefits available.

Monthly Engagement Toolkit by Optum: To support members' health and wellbeing, Optum is offering a monthly engagement toolkit for employers that includes timely content and resources.
The May engagement toolkit focuses on mental health awareness, including tips and resources to help support families and caregivers who may be under a lot of pressure and stress.
Instructions for employers:
   1. Go to and click on the "Organization and employer resources" tile. Enter your company access code: sutter
   2. Review this month's engagement toolkit.

Source: Sutter Health Plus