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UT CARE Medicare PPO (UT CARE), will be effective January 1, 2023, for Medicare eligible retirees and dependents. Enrollment kits were mailed to eligible Retirees and spouses in September. A digital copy of the kit can be accessed below.

For additional information, including FAQs, please visit the Blue Cross Blue Shield UT CARE Medicare PPO website.

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If you need personalized help, call 1-877-842-7562 TTY 711. Help is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.

See below for 2023 monthly premium rates. Click here for information about educational sessions to be held at some institutions.

How to Log In to My UT Benefits for Retirees (.pdf)

 

UT CARE Medicare PPO Plan Overview

 

UT CARE Medicare PPO Monthly Premium Rates

 
RETIREES
2023 PLAN YEAR Total 
Monthly Premium
State/Institution 
Contribution
Member 
Out-of-Pocket Cost
Retiree Only $675.16 $675.16 $0
Retiree and Spouse $1,319.76 $1,029.06 $290.70
Retiree and Child(ren) $1,205.64 $901.60 $304.04
Retiree and Family $1,830.08 $1,257,62 $572.46

*Retiree Basic Coverage includes medical and prescription (at the applicable monthly premium rates) plus $10,000 Basic Life at no additional out-of-pocket cost. Retiree must be enrolled in a UT System medical plan to be covered by Basic Life coverage.
 

SURVIVING SPOUSES AND DEPENDENTS
2023 PLAN YEAR Member Out-of-Pocket Cost
Surviving Spouse Only $316.87
Surviving Child(ren) Only $316.87
Surviving Spouse and Child(ren) $633.74

Info in Other Languages | Información en Español | Thông tin bằng tiếng Việt

UT CARE Medicare Plan in Other Languages (.pdf)

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:

  • Qualified interpreters
  • Information written in other languages

We have free interpreter services to answer any questions you may have about our health or drug plan. To get an interpreter, just call us at​ 1-877-842-7562 (TTY/TDD: 1-877-842-7562). Someone who speaks English/Language can help you. This is a free service.

¿Necesita información en Español?

Tenemos servicios de intérprete sin costo alguno para responder cualquier pregunta que pueda tener sobre nuestro plan de salud o medicamentos. Para hablar con un intérprete, por favor llame al 1-877-842-7562 (TTY/TDD: 1-877-842-7562). Alguien que hable español le podrá​ ayudar. Este es un servicio gratuito.