Today is Sunday, Jun. 20, 2021

Department of

UC Student Health Insurance

UC Student Health Insurance International Coverage

Global Emergency Services

Starting the effective date of your policy you are eligible for United Healthcare Global Emergency Services.  For international students you are eligible to receive these services worldwide, except in your home country.  For domestic students you are eligible for these services when you are 100 miles or more away from the University and 100 miles or more away from your permanent home address, while participating in a Study Abroad program.

All services must be arranged and provided through United Healthcare Global services to be considered for payment.  If the condition is an emergency , you should go immediately to the nearest physician or hospital without delay, and then contact the 24-hour Emergency Response Center.  

Some of the services provided under the United Healthcare Global Emergency Services include:

  • Transfer of Insurance Information to Medical Providers
  • Monitoring of treatment
  • Transfer of Medical Records
  • Medication, Vaccine
  • Worldwide Medical and Dental Referrals
  • Dispatch of Doctors/Specialists
  • Evacuation
  • Medical Emergency
  • Security and Political
  • Natural Disaster
  • Facilitation of Hospital Admittance, up to $5000.00
  • Emergency Travel Arrangements
  • Legal Referral
  • Translation Services
  • Replacement of lost or stolen travel documents

    Please visit for the United Healthcare Global Emergency brochure which includes full details of all services and limitations and exclusions.

Please check this website frequently for updates in this fluid and challenging situation. And remember to DO THE FIVE!

Do The Five
1. HANDS Wash them often
2. ELBOW Cough into it
3. FACE Don't touch it
4. FEET Stay more than 6ft apart
5. FEEL sick? Stay home