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Emergency and Urgent Care Services

Anschutz Medical Campus Student Health

Emergency Care

Emergency Room visits defined as a Medical Emergency 

  • Preferred Provider: Applies towards $500 Preferred Provider deductible then covered at 80% co-insurance 
  • Out-of-Network: Applies towards $1,000 Out-of-Network deductible then covered at 50% co-insurance 

Medical Emergency is defined as an occurrence of a sudden, serious, and unexpected sickness or injury. In the absence of immediate medical attention, a reasonable person could believe the condition would result in:

  1. Death;
  2. Placement of the Insured's health in jeopardy;
  3. Serious impairment of bodily functions;
  4. Serious dysfunction of any body organ or part; or
  5. In the case of a pregnant woman, serious jeopardy to the health of the fetus.

Information below is for the 16-17 plan year

Urgent Care

This is a current list of some of the Urgent Care Facilities in-network as of 8/14/15. Please confirm with the facility if they are still in-network urgent.pdfurgent.pdf.  

If you do not fall under the definition for Medical Emergency, it is best to try to locate an urgent care facility for care when possible.

Case Management

Insured students have access to Care Management, designed to help manage the care of patients who have a catastrophic or extended care accident or sickness. Please contact Ameriben at 1-855-639-8679 for case management assistance.


The master policy on file at the university contains all the provisions, limitations, exclusions, and qualifications of the plans, which may not be included on the web pages. The master policy is the contract and will govern and control the payment of benefits.
The information on this website is intended to provide guidance to the benefits of the insurance and how to utilize its services. It in no way constitutes a guarantee of payment for claims submitted to the insurance company. 

Office of Student Health

Phone: 303-724-7674

Street Address: Education II, North, Room #3213


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