Member Education Materials

HPSM produces a range of print materials to educate our members about specific health topics and programs we offer. These materials are compiled here and presented as downloadable PDFs that you can read online or print out. Materials available to be downloaded in other languages can be found here. To get print copies mailed to you, or to request a copy in a language not listed, please email or call 650-616-2165.

Special edition newsletters

Our “Be Healthy” member newsletters are filled with tips and resources about different health topics. Each eight-page booklet is a practical guide that presents information in an easy-to-use printed format. Anyone can read and download the newsletters here. HPSM members can get print copies mailed to them by calling the Health Education Unit at 650-616-2165.

Special-edition diabetes newsletter


This eight-page booklet is filled with tips to help patients manage their diabetes and stay healthy. It includes diabetes ABCs, a diabetes control checklist, a guide to online and local resources, plus much more. To get a print copy mailed to you, call the Health Education Unit at 650-616-2165.

Special-edition mental health newsletter

Mental Health newsletter cover

Taking care of your mental health can help you feel better and be at your best. Our eight-page mental health newsletter is a resource you can use to recharge, get care and develop a more positive mindset. To get a print copy mailed to you, call the Health Education Unit at 650-616-2165.

Special-edition quit tobacco newsletter!

Quit smoking newsletter

Our eight-page quit tobacco newsletter is designed to help those who smoke, vape or chew break the habit. It explains the benefits of quitting, the six steps to building a personalized quit plan and the resources that can help people quit. To get a print copy mailed to you, call the Health Education Unit at 650-616-2165.

COVID-19 materials

Facts about COVID-19 vaccine safety  

Download our flyer about vaccine safety and how you can prevent the spread of COVID-19

HPSM’s COVID-19 Care Guide 

If you or someone in your household has (or might have) COVID-19, use HPSM’s COVID-19 Care Guide to prevent the virus from spreading to those you live with. The Care Guide explains:

  • Critical actions you can take to stop the virus from spreading 
  • Caregiver basics to keep you and your household safe and healthy
  • How to quarantine safely if you have (or think you may have) COVID-19
  • Instructions on how to properly wear a mask, wash your hands and clean your home

COVID-19 Care Guide

Click on your language to download, read or print HPSM's COVID-19 Care Guides

The COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Flyer is also available in Portuguese, Vietnamese, Armenian, Farsi, Arabic, and Korean.

Programs for older adults and members with disabilities

HPSM partners with several organizations in and around San Mateo County to provide programs focused on supporting the health and well-being of our members who are older or have disabilities. Learn more about these programs and who is eligible below.


This program provides eligible CareAdvantage members with routine home visits, urgent on-call treatment, 24/7 phone access to providers, transition support after a hospital visit and more. Learn more.

Wider Circle 

This program helps older adults make new friends and develop healthy habits by attending fun social events in their community. Learn more.