2019 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment

Highlights for 2019

  • United Healthcare will continue as the University's medical insurance provider
  • United Healthcare will also be our new Vision Plan carrier, with slight plan design changes
  • We will continue with two medical plan options, Base & Accelerated medical plans, with no changes to plan design, deductibles, or out of pocket maximums
  • Accelerated Plan will continue to offer an option of a Medical Reimbursement Account (MRA) available through Frates Benefit Administrators
  • United Healthcare will continue with the MOTION wellness initiative. Employees enrolled in the Base Medical Plan with HSA may earn up to $3 per day by meeting activity goals. This money will be placed in the employees' HSA.
  • If a spouse is added during open enrollment to the insurance plans, then a copy of the marriage certificate must be submitted to the HR Department.

Open Enrollment Presentation

Medical Plan Summaries

Base Plan with HSA Option

Accelerated Plan

Vision Plan Summaries



UHC Vision Provider Network Info

UHC Vision Base Plan 

UHC Vision BuyUp Plan 



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