Important Privacy Notice for University of Texas Group Insurance Plan Participants
As an employee or retired employee enrolled in the self-funded UT SELECT medical plan, the self-funded UT SELECT DENTAL plan, or one of the UT FLEX flexible spending accounts, you and your covered dependents are entitled to a copy of The University of Texas System "Notice of Privacy Practices." One minor revision to the privacy notice is the updated OEB contact.
New Contracts Awarded for Pharmacy Benefit Management, Dental PPO, and Dental HMO
The UT System Office of Employee Benefits is required under state law to request and evaluate competitive proposals at least once every six years for each insurance plan offered as part of the UT Benefits program, including for administrative services provided in support of self-funded plans. This process ensures that the costs and features of the insurance plans and related administrative services remain competitive with the current marketplace. And, most importantly, it ensures that UT System plan participants continue to receive the best possible benefits at the lowest possible overall cost. Learn more
Express Scripts and Medco Move Forward as One Company
On Monday, April 2, 2012, it was announced that Express Scripts finalized its merger with Medco Health Solutions. As we continue to learn about the details of this merger, keep in mind that you will continue to receive the medications you need without changes to your plan or network. Read the news release (PDF) to find out what will remain the same for the immediate future »
Introducing the New, Improved Fund Performance Report
The University of Texas Retirement Program is proud to introduce the new Fund Performance Report to assist with your investment needs for your UT Optional Retirement Program, UTSaver Tax Sheltered Annuity and UTSaver Deferred Compensation Program accounts. Learn more.
2012 UT System Physical Activity Challenge
Will you accept the challenge? To help you stay motivated and make it easy to track your progress, all UT System Institutions have partnered with the Get Fit Texas! to celebrate our 4th Annual UT System Physical Activity Challenge. The institution with the greatest participation based on headcount will be awarded the coveted “Traveling Trophy”! Also, we will have individual awards for members will the most activity logged and we will highlight all success stories. Learn more today!
April showers bring… allergy relief!
For the one in ten Americans who suffers from pollen allergies, April flowers may be the last thing they’re looking forward to. But don’t give up on enjoying spring just because of allergies. Learn some tips to help you lessen the effects of seasonal allergies.
Healthy Recipe of the Month
Spring warmth brings the first farm-fresh vegetables, and some of the year's best at that. Pair vegetables with pasta for simple and delicious dinners that celebrate this lovely season. Learn how to prepare this delicious and healthy recipes.