Annual Enrollment for Benefits Begins July 15!
Annual Enrollment for the UT Benefits program begins on July 15, 2012, and lasts through midnight July 31, 2012. Use the My UT Benefits website at www.utsystem.edu/myutbenefits to make your UT Benefits elections for the upcoming 2012-2013 plan year. Annual enrollment changes will take effect on September 1, 2012, or if Evidence of Insurability is required, on the first of the month following the date of approval by the insurance company.
Before you make your Annual Enrollment elections, be sure to read the ”New Enhancement to UT SELECT Medical Plan” article to learn about the new collaborative pilot program with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas.
For complete details about the upcoming Annual Enrollment period, review the June 2012 “A Matter of Health” – Special Annual Enrollment Edition newsletters for Employees and Retirees. Key topics include:
- The Annual Enrollment Timeline;
- The new Tobacco Premium Program;
- Dependent Eligibility and Documentation Requirements;
- The complete 2012-2013 UT Benefits Overview for Employees, including all insurance plans, rate information, and more; and,
- The complete 2012-2013 UT Benefits Overview for Retirees.
Also, beginning July 13, 2012, you will be able to view plan specific video presentations and podcasts for both the Insurance and Retirement Programs through the OEB website at www.utsystem.edu/benefits. Please take advantage of these resources to help you make decisions about your insurance and retirement elections during the July 2012 Annual Enrollment period.