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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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February 2014

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UT SELECT Health Plan Summary Data

As a primary component of the UT Benefits program, the UT SELECT Health plan (including medical and prescription benefits) covers nearly 185,000 eligible employees, retirees, and dependents. Learn more about how the plan gets used and what it takes to provide the medical and prescription benefits that you and your family receive.

Make Smart Choices for a Healthy Heart

Heart disease is a leading cause of death and a major cause of disability. Learn more about what you can do to reduce your chances of developing heart disease.

Wellness Wise

February is Heart Health Month

Your heart is only about the size of your fist, but it does an amazing amount of work. Learn more about how you can keep it healthy and fit.

Retirement Corner

Tips for Tax Returns

The deadline to file is over two months away, but it's not too early to think about saving time on your 2013 tax return and minimizing your 2014 tax liability. Learn how to save time and money with three simple strategies.

Healthy Recipe of the Month

Simple Cooking with Heart!

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Small changes in your diet can lead to big gains in heart health. Learn more about heart-healthy eating with two recipes and information from the American Heart Association.