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Postdoctoral scholars: Benefit Plan Portal


In a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plan, you choose a primary care provider who helps manage your care within a defined network of providers. Out-of-network care is usually covered only for emergencies. 

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UC Blue & Gold HMO

Administered by Health Net

Low, predictable costs, with access to UC Health and other quality providers.


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Kaiser HMO

Administered by Kaiser Permanente

Low, predictable costs for integrated care within the Kaiser network. 


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PPO Plans

Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) plans offer access to in- or out-of-network care without the need for a referral. Out-of-network care usually costs more. 

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UC Health Savings Plan

Administered by Anthem Blue Cross

Lower premium and higher out-of-pocket costs that are offset by UC’s contribution to a tax-advantaged Health Savings Account.


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UC Care

Administered by Anthem Blue Cross

Higher premium for choice of provider tiers. UC Health providers available in the lowest-cost UC Select tier.


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Administered by Anthem Blue Cross

High-deductible plan offered with no premium cost.


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