No smokingQuit Tobacco Today!
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Free Tobacco Cessation Program available to all UT SELECT participants - you and your dependents!

We offer free Tobacco Cessation Programs, Pharmaceutical Therapy and Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT). Learn more >

No smokingUT SELECT Medical 100% Preventive Screenings

Free Preventive Care and Services The UT SELECT Medical plan has offered robust preventive care benefits for many years, including 100% coverage for preventive colonoscopies and no cost immunizations for children under 6 years of age.

With the implementation of health care reform, certain additional preventive care and services became available to you with no out of pocket costs as long as you see a network provider and meet certain screening eligibility requirements.
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January 2015

Happy New Year!


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Benefits Tips for the New Year

This is a perfect time to review your UT Benefits and be sure you are up to date. Learn more>

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SPOTLIGHT on the Benefits Value Advisor

The BCBSTX Benefits Value Advisor (BVA) program can save you $100! Specially trained customer service representatives are ready to help you maximize your benefits. Learn more>

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January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month

Did you know that in the United States there are approximately 2.7 million people over age 40 that have glaucoma? Learn more>

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UT SELECT Medical Plan Review for the 2013-2014 Plan Year

The start of a new calendar year is a good time to look back and review summary information for the UT SELECT Medical plan from the prior plan year. Learn more>

List of New Year's ResolutionsWellness Wise

Resolved to Lose Weight? 10 Ways to Make it Work

Shedding pounds is consistently at the top of New Year's resolution lists, but come February, those good intentions often wane and old habits return. Learn more>

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Need a New Year's Resolution? Get Help with Your Money

Resolve to meet with a financial advisor about your UT Retirement Program savings opportunities. Learn more>

Sweet Potato and Bean TacosHealthy Recipe of the Month

Jump Start a Healthy New Year with Quick, Healthy Meals

Whether you've made a specific resolution to eat healthier or not, it's always nice to have a few quick, easy, and healthy recipes on hand. Learn more>