Benefits - University Health Plan (UHP)
NOTE: In the beginning of the 2014-2015 academic year, the UHP will be transitioning administration of the plan's medical and prescription drug benefits to Aetna Student Health.
Medical Benefits: Beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year, the UHP will partner with Aetna Student Health to administer the medical benefits of the plan. Aetna's responsibilities will include insurance identification card production, medical coverage verification, claims processing and prior-authorization/pre-certification. Aetna Member Services may be reached at (877) 381-3544.
Medical benefits are offered at three levels/tiers. Members receive a higher level of coverage when medical services are provided by Tier 1 providers and facilities. Tier 1 providers are SLUCare providers that practice at SLUCare offices and affiliated facilities. Tier 2 providers are practitioners and facilities contracted with Aetna. Tier 3 providers and facilities include those outside of Tier 1 (SLUCare) and Tier 2 (Aetna).
Tier 1 Providers (SLUCare): SLUCare Website
Tier 1 Facilities: Saint Louis University Hospital, Saint Elizabeth's Hospital - Belleville, Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital (Pediatrics Only) and SSM - St. Mary's - Clayton (OB/GYN Only).
Tier 1 Lab: Quest Diagnostics
Tier 2 Providers (Aetna): Aetna Provider Search
Prescription Drug Benefits: Beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year, the UHP will partner with Aetna Student Health to administer the prescription drug benefits of the plan. Aetna Rx Member Services may be reached at (888) 792-3862. Information regarding prescription drug benefits can be found within the UHP Consolidated Benefit Summary presented above.
The RxBIN# for the UHP retail prescription plan administered by Aetna is 661502.
For information regarding Aetna Specialty Pharmacy services, please click on the link below.
Page Updated: 08/28/14