Student Health Insurance

California Health Sciences University is vitally interested in making your academic and personal experience meaningful and successful. Your health and wellness are key components of that experience.  To ensure that students have access to the health care they need and to avoid the hardship of expensive medical bills, CHSU requires all students, regardless of credit hours to have adequate health insurance as a condition of enrollment.

California Health Sciences University College of Pharmacy requires all students to maintain an acceptable health insurance policy. Students must provide proof of insurance coverage each year throughout enrollment in the program.

CHSU has partnered with Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk to offer you a comprehensive, ACA Compliant, plan through UnitedHealthcare.

Highlights of the 2018-2019 Student Health Insurance Plan underwritten by UnitedHealthcare StudentResources.

Fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Unlimited policy year maximum
Annual deductibles: $200 per insured person In-Network
In-Network Physician’s Office Visits covered at 100% after a $25 copaymentFully compliant with the Affordable Care Act (ACA)
In-Network services generally covered at 80% of Preferred allowance

 

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If you already have health insurance:

In order to waive the CHSU Student Health Insurance Plan, your private health insurance must provide comparable coverage. This means your plan needs to have doctors and hospitals in Clovis, CA; cover you for services beyond emergency care which includes pharmacy, physician visits, mental health, surgery, diagnostic testing, maternity, preventive services; and does not have a high deductible. The insurance company must be based in the United States. International policies are not accepted. Your Plan must cover you form 08/01/2018 to 07/31/2019.

The deadline to waive the school plan is June 30, 2018. Failure to do so by June 30, 2018 will result in the full annual premium billed to your student account. Please follow the instructions below to fill out the online waiver form.

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If you do not already have health insurance: You may purchase Student Health Insurance through CHSU with our partner, Gallagher Student Health & UnitedHealthcare. To enroll in the plan please follow the instruction below and fill out the online enrollment form during open enrollment from May 1 – June 30, 2018. Options are also available for spouse and child add on.

To complete the decision form:

1.Visit gallagherstudent.com/CHSU.
2.If you are using a computer, click on ‘Student Enroll/Waive’ under ‘Student Access’. If you are using a mobile device, tap ‘Quick Links’, then ‘Student Enroll/Waive’.
3.Log in using the instructions provided under ‘Student Login’ on the upper right hand corner of the page.
4.Select the ‘I want to Enroll/Waive’ button. If requesting to waive the insurance, you’ll need information from your current health insurance ID card. After you have completed your form, review the information and click ‘Submit’. Immediately upon submitting your Online Form you will receive a reference number to verify form receipt.
5.If you are filing the decision form to waive insurance, Gallagher Student Health may require additional documentation regarding your current insurance. If this documentation is not provided to Gallagher in a timely matter, you may still be enrolled in health insurance even if you filed the Waiver form.  Please be sure to provide Gallagher with all requested documentation if you do not want to be enrolled in the program and be responsible for insurance premiums that will be billed on your student account.

 

For more information, visit www.gallagherstudent.com/CHSU.