STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN 2017-2018
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus offers health insurance through the UnitedHealthCare
Insurance Company and provides a UnitedHealthCare StudentResources Student
Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan. All students enrolled in a degree and
certain approved certificate seeking programs taking 1 or more credit hours are
automatically enrolled in this insurance plan unless a successful insurance waiver is submitted prior to the waiver deadline each year.
To waive out of the
student insurance plan, your personal insurance must
meet all the requirements stated under enrolling or waiving health
insurance to be approved. Waivers must be submitted each year
before the stated deadlines. For students wishing to waive insurance for the 2017-2018 academic year, the insurance waiver portal will be available in late summer.
will find various forms sometimes needed to file claims along with the late enrollment form. If you have any questions about any of these forms or
do not see the form you need please contact the Office of Student Health
Promotion at 303-724-7674 or CUAnschutzStudentInsurance@ucdenver.edu.
Finding a network provider is easier
than you think. Please follow the instructions to ensure that you are seen by an
It is each student’s responsibility to confirm
if a particular service is covered under the student health insurance plan.
Prescriptions can be mail ordered through UnitedHealthCare
Pharmacy. For more information please refer to the Highlights of Coverage section
in the plan summary brochure. Information
on Network Pharmacies is available through the United Health Care Student Resources
by calling Customer Service at 1-855-828-7716.
STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN 2016-2017
The University of Colorado,
Anschutz Medical Campus, Student Health Insurance Plan is an annual,
full-service medical insurance plan tailored to meet the needs of
students. The plan is underwritten by UnitedHealthCare and administered by
How does it work?
ALL STUDENTS at the Anschutz Medical Campus taking 1 or more credit
hours will automatically be enrolled on our Plan A coverage (low deductible
plan, see details below). You may change your enrollment to Plan B (high
deductible plan) by contacting the student insurance office. The insurance
premium will be added to your tuition each semester. Once your insurance is
active you will receive an ID card as well as access to your account at http://www.ameriben.com/amc.htm where
you will be able to view benefits, download your ID card, and find a
What if I have coverage
through an outside insurance company?
You can waive out of the
student insurance plan by filling out an insurance waiver each fall. Your
personal insurance must meet all the requirements stated under “waiving health
insurance” in order to be approved. Waivers have to be submitted each year before
the stated deadlines.
What about dependents?
We currently do not offer
the option of enrolling dependents on our student insurance plan. We recommend
contacting the Colorado Healthcare Exchange at www.connectforhealthco.com or
reach out to one of their certified brokers to find suitable care. Additionally
the insurance providers below offer a range of plans in Colorado :