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Quit Smoking Today! We Can Help.

Free Smoking/Tobacco Cessation Program available to all UT SELECT members - The University of Texas System is committed to helping smokers quit by offering free Smoking/Tobacco Cessation Programs, Pharmaceutical Therapy and Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) to our UT SELECT Medical plan participants. Learn more about these resources available to you and your dependents.

UT SELECT Medical provides 100% coverage for 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. Learn more and make your preventive care screening appointment today.

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October 2013

Learn more about your UT SELECT coverage for flu vaccinations as well as flu shot clinics at different institutions.

Be a Wise Healthcare Consumer

Detailed Plan Information Available Online

Details about your UT Benefits group insurance plans are provided in the annual Plan Guides. Updated Guides for the 2013-2014 plan year are now available.

Emergency Preparedness: Make a Plan

You can't predict when there will be an emergency, large or small, but you can plan ahead for some things. Learn more about what you can and should plan for in advance.

Insurance Insight

Confirm Your Annual Enrollment Elections

We're one month into the 2013-2014 plan year and this is an important time to make one final check of your current benefits to be sure they match your Annual Enrollment elections. Learn how to verify your current benefits and what to do if you notice an error.

The Affordable Care Act Marketplace and Your Health Coverage

You may have already received a notice from UT System about the new Health Insurance Marketplace established by the Affordable Care Act. Learn more about the notice and how the Marketplace relates to your coverage through the UT Benefits program.

Wellness Wise

Flu Season is Here. Are You Ready?

The single best way to protect against the flu is to get vaccinated each year. Learn more about using your UT SELECT coverage for your flu vaccine and about upcoming flu shot clinics at your UT institution.

Assess Your Current Health

With the new plan year underway, focus on your health with UT System's Living Well program! The Health Assessment has been reset for the new plan year to help you identify changes or improvements in your personal health. Learn more about how to get started and how to earn your gift card for the 2013-2014 plan year.

Retirement Corner

Make Smart Moves Today. Thank Yourself Tomorrow.

National Save for Retirement Week is later this month. How will you celebrate? Check out these smart moves you can make today to improve your retirement outlook.

Healthy Recipe of the Month

Tailgating: There's a Healthier Way

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Watching the big game with friends and family while enjoying delicious food is a fall tradition, especially in Texas. Why not try putting a healthy twist on a few old favorites or throwing in something brand new for your next tailgating event?