Coverage & Preventive Care

Here are some common conditions and routine preventive care services to help show how your plan covers the health care services you may need. 

These scenarios – based on common conditions and recommended preventive care services – show examples of how your coverage may work.  See My Plan Documents for complete information about your benefits for these and other health care services, including behavioral health benefits. View our Educational Materials to learn about many common health topics.

Asthma

Asthma affects millions of Americans, making breathing difficult at times. Fortunately, asthma symptoms can be managed.  Taking a controller medicine every day is key to preventing and keeping asthma symptoms in control.  Your Harvard Pilgrim plan provides not only the coverage you’ve signed up for, but a number of resources and support tools to help you live an active, healthy life.

See asthma-specific coverage

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Living with COPD, chronic bronchitis or emphysema?  Your Harvard Pilgrim plan covers much of the care you’ll need to help you breathe easier.  You’ll also find resources to help you manage your symptoms and live as healthfully as possible.   

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Depression

Depression is one of the most common behavioral health conditions in adults.  Harvard Pilgrim, partnering with Optum/United Behavioral Health, offers the treatment options and resources proven most effective to help members manage mental health and substance use issues.

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Diabetes

Having diabetes may increase your risk for serious health problems. We’re here to help you manage your diabetes — not only with the right coverage but resources and tools to support you.

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Healthy Pregnancy

Harvard Pilgrim's Healthy Pregnancy program gives you all the info you need for each stage of your pregnancy—supporting you along the way with timely resources and tools.

See all that is covered to support your healthy pregnancy

High Blood Pressure (hypertension)

If left untreated or uncontrolled, high blood pressure (or hypertension) increases your chance for serious health problems such as heart attack and stroke. Here’s how your coverage works and how we can help you keep your blood pressure under control.  

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Low Back Pain

Nearly all adults will have some type of back pain in their life. Low back pain is often relieved within four to six weeks. Here’s how your Harvard Pilgrim coverage works and ways we can help you find relief and get better.  

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Preventive Care

These scenariosbased on common conditions and recommended preventive care services — show examples of how your coverage may work.  See My Plan Documents for complete information about your benefits for these and other health care services, including behavioral health benefits.

See all that is covered with your preventive care services