Preventive Screenings

Preventive screening is available on all LA Health Benefit Options

The Screening Benefit covers certain screening tests from the Major Medical Benefit if provided by a Wellness Provider in our network. These tests are:

  • Blood glucose
  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)

The benefit also covers flu vaccinations however; it is applicable only for screening tests listed above or the flu vaccinations, not both.

Look out for the ‘Health Check’ sign at your pharmacy.

Other screening tests covered by LA Health, subject to the applicable benefits in your Option, are:

  • Mammogram
  • Once off BRCA testing for those members with a genetic risk
  • Pap smear
  • Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
  • HIV
  • One HbA1c test for high risk members a year
  • One LDL Cholesterol test for high risk members a year

These tests are important because they allow you to detect a medical condition early, giving you a better chance for a healthy life.