Today is Wednesday, Jul. 17, 2019

Department of

UC Student Health Insurance

Requirements to Waive Student Health Insurance

In order to waive the Student Health Insurance Plan you must confirm the following:

  • I will be actively enrolled in my current Health Insurance Plan the entire time for which I am enrolled in classes.
  • My insurance is through a U.S. based insurance company, employing a U.S. based claims administrator.Below is a list of insurance carriers that are not acceptable to waive out of the University of Cincinnati Student Health Insurance Plan with.Please be advised, this is NOT a complete list.

American International Group (AIG) Travel Insurance
Anadolu Sigorta
Bajaj Allianz
Best Doctors Insurance Limited
Compass Benefits
European Union's Joint Sickness Insurance Scheme
Global Care, Inc
Global Exchange, Inc.
Global Underwriters Agency
Gouda Travel Insurance
HCC Medical Insurance services
ICICI Lombard Gold
IHC Health Solutions, Inc.
International Student Protection
ISO Insurance
ISP Chartis
KB Insurance
LIG Insurance Korea
MCS life
NTUC Income
Olympus Managed Health Care, Inc
PGH Global
PSI Diamond Plan
Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance
Seven Corners
Student Medicover Co.
Tata International Plan

  • In addition, my Health Insurance Plan:
    • Does not contain a pre-existing condition waiting period, or the waiting period has expired
    • Includes limitations and exclusions consistent with the UC Student Health Insurance policy
    • Provides access to local doctors, specialists, hospitals, and other health care providers in emergency and non-emergency situations in the UC area
    • Is fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act, including the 10 Essential Health Benefits:
      • Ambulatory patient services
      • Emergency services
      • Hospitalization
      • Maternity and newborn care
      • Mental health, substance use disorder services and behavioral health treatment
      • Prescription drugs
      • Rehabilitative services and devices
      • Laboratory services
      • Preventative and wellness services for chronic disease management
      • Pediatric services, including oral and vision care
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