It is the responsibility of each student to know and understand the type(s) of insurance(s) he/she holds. It is also the students responsibility to fill out and submit their own insurance claims.
Lycoming College is pleased to offer an Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan underwritten by United Healthcare Insurance Company. Eligibility Statement: All full-time (Domestic and International) students who are registered for 12 or more credit hours and all Fullbright Language Teaching Assistants are required to purchase this insurance plan unless proof of comparable coverage is furnished. Eligible Dependents of students enrolled in the plan may participate in the plan on a voluntary basis. For more information, please see our United Healthcare Brochure. Claim forms and online services with United Healthcare can be found on the First Student Website.
Managed Care (HMO, PPO, POS, ETC.)
Students covered under managed care systems are responsible for understanding that carriers' procedures for accessing health care. Some systems require "Pre-authorization" for visits to the emergency room or for laboratory testing. Students should review their policies well before any care is necessary.