Learn about UT CONNECT

UT CONNECT is a health plan option for University of Texas employees with lower copays and access to quality care and service.

Learn how UT CONNECT makes healthcare work better for you

UT CONNECT is a medical plan option available to UT System employees and eligible retirees living or working in Dallas, Tarrant, Collin, Denton, Parker and Rockwall counties.

  • Benefits provided by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • More than 10,000 doctors in our network
  • Care where and when you need it, with more than 150 urgent care centers in North Texas, plus facilities in all 50 states
  • Copays of $35 for urgent care facilities with a $30 copay at Texas Health Resources urgent care facilities (opening beginning fall 2020)
  • Emergency care coverage nationwide
  • Ovia Health apps provide support through the whole parenthood journey
  • Access to Seasons of Life, a program that provides resolution assistance with the death of a loved one

Here’s how to CONNECT

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Frequently Asked Questions

Questions? We’re here to help.

We can address questions about UT CONNECT and help you find a doctor. Call 888-399-8889 or request a callback from us.

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Choose UT CONNECT

As a new UT System employee, choose UT CONNECT as your medical plan when you enroll for benefits.

UT CONNECT means direct savings on healthcare costs:

  • Premiums
  • Copays to see doctors
  • Dependent coverage
  • Deductibles
  • Copays of $35 for urgent care facilities with a $30 copay at Texas Health Resources urgent care facilities (opening beginning fall 2020)
Personalized support and services

We make navigating healthcare easier

  • Navigators coordinate referrals, answer benefit questions and provide next-level service
  • Nurses are available to support healthcare needs and coordination of care
  • UT CONNECT experts are working for you, including care professionals who are connected to UT Southwestern medical directors
Telehealth options

Virtual options available when you need it

  • Nurseline — Speak to a registered nurse 24/7 for health advice for you and your family.
  • MDLIVE® — Not feeling well and don’t want to leave your house? Schedule a virtual visit with a doctor 24/7 through MDLIVE, a service that’s part of your medical coverage with $0 copay.
  • Want to find out more about our telehealth options? Contact the UT CONNECT Team at 888-399-8889.
Exceptional care

Access to quality healthcare

Access to PCPs and specialists who are part of UT Southwestern and Texas Health.

  • 10,000+ in-network physicians and caregivers located throughout North Texas
  • 1,500+ primary care physicians (PCPs) available for adult and pediatric care
  • 80+ areas of specialty care
  • Find a provider