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UC SHIP ACADEMIC YEAR 2021-22

 

COVERAGE PERIOD AND PREMIUM

Fall 2021

Coverage Period: 09/19/2021 - 01/02/2022
Premium:
Undergraduate Student = $1,094
Graduate Student =  $1,618

Waiver Period: 05/10/2021 - 10/01/2021
Waivers submitted after September 1 will be assessed a $50 late fee 


Winter 2022

Coverage Period: 01/03/2022 - 03/27/2022
Premium:
Undergraduate Student  = $1,094
Graduate Student =  $1,618

Waiver Period: 11/01/2021 - 01/10/2022
Waivers submitted after December 1 will be assessed a $50 late fee

Spring 2022/Summer 2022

Coverage Period: 03/28/2022 - 09/17/2022 (extends through summer)
Premium:
Undergraduate Student = $1,094
Graduate Student =  $1,618

Waiver Period: 02/01/2022 - 04/04/2022
Waivers submitted after March 1 will be assessed a $50 late fee

 

Teacher Education Program (TEP)
Graduate Summer Institute

Coverage Period:  06/14/2021 - 09/18/2021
Premium:   $1,286.78

Waiver Period:
05/10/2021 - 08/31/2021
Waivers can NOT be submitted if insurance was used

Freshman Summer Start Program (FSSP)
Transfer Edge

Coverage Period:  07/26/2021 - 09/18/2021
Premium: $520.31

Waiver Period: 05/10/2021 - 08/31/2021
Waivers can NOT be submitted if insurance was used

Master of Environmental Data Science (MEDS) 

Coverage Period:  07/20/2021 - 09/18/2021
Premium: $809.22

Waiver Period: 05/10/2021 - 08/31/2021
Waivers can NOT be submitted if insurance was used

 

ICA Session #1
(M/W Basketball / Women's Volleyball)

Coverage Period:  06/14/2021 - 09/18/2021
Premium: $917.36

Waiver Period: 05/10/2021 - 08/31/2021
Waivers can NOT be submitted if insurance was used

ICA Session #2
(All other sports)

Coverage Period:  07/26/2021 - 09/18/2021
Premium: $520.31

Waiver Period: 05/10/2021 - 08/31/2021
Waivers can NOT be submitted if insurance was used

 

UC SHIP Referral Requirement

UC SHIP Enrolled Students: 

Non-emergency or non-urgent medical care within 50 miles of UCSB, you must seek treatment with a Student Health provider (during regular hours of operation). Student Health providers will issue you a referral when additional care or a specialist is needed.

Note: a deductible, copayment, or coinsurance may apply.


Students seeking care outside of the 50-mile radius from UCSB: no referral is required before seeking care.

Dependents under a Student’s Plan must seek care from off-campus providers – no referral required.  

Exceptions: no referral is required for emergency or urgent care, LiveHealth Online, pediatric dental or vision for members under age 19, or services of a pediatrician, obstetrician, or gynecologist.


 

After Hour CARE - (List of Local Urgent Cares)


After Hours Nurseline - 1 (877) 351-3457 

24 Hour Telemedicine Care

Students enrolled in UC SHIP can connect with a board-certified medical provider or other certified medical professionals by web, mobile app, or phone 24 hours a day / 7 days a week using the LiveHealth Online service.

Therapist zoom appointments are available 7 days a week from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Recurring appointments can be scheduled with the same provider. (No copays / no referral needed

LiveHealth bills UC SHIP insurance directly. LiveHealth Benefits Coverage details here | Easy step-by-step instructions (LiveHealth Flyer)


Emergency Care

Hospital Emergency Room services - No referral needed.  All Hospital ER Claims are subject to review by Anthem Blue Cross and must qualify under the definition "emergency" in the UC SHIP Medical Benefits Booklet.

Note - Cottage Hospital Emergency Room Providers are considered "in-network" when claims are billed to Anthem Blue Cross.

If you have billing issues with local in-network hospitals please contact the SHS Insurance office

 

 

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Where Can I Get My Insurance Card

Download Insurance Card Instructions

(Physical cards are not mailed to students.)



 

For Additional Plan Information:

Insurance Advisors are available by phone by joining a Qless Line (virtual phone line) or you can send an email to SHS Insurance

 

 


Where do I go to Find an Anthem provider (outside) of Santa Barbara County 

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Anthem Doc Find (details here)
UC SHIP/Anthem
Customer Service Care Line
866-940-8306

Anthem Domestic Claim Form
Anthem Global Core Program
Anthem International Claim Form



MEDICAL COVERAGE, DENTAL AND VISION, BENEFIT COVERAGE 


***COMING SOON***

 

1095-B Form

Important: You do not have to wait for your 1095-B Form to file your tax return. 

Register to receive electronically - Deadline is December 31st

To sign up visit: myahpcare.com/register

If you move, notify the UCSB Registrar’s Office of your current address to ensure you receive the form and other important healthcare insurance information.

Questions regarding Proof of Your Health Insurance? Contact AHP ucship@ahpservice.com