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Health and wellness tools and discounts

Faculty and staff can enjoy many tools and discounts offered by the university's insurance administrators and directly by the university.


Health care

Faculty and staff enrolled in a university medical insurance plan with UnitedHealthcare can benefit from the following tools:

  • myUHC.com (PDF, 86KMB) - find the answers to your health and benefits questions and the information you need in one easy-to-use, convenient location online
  • Check Choose Go (PDF, 48KB) - With online doctor visits, urgent care centers, and more, comparing your care options for quality, cost, and convenience could end up saving you a lot of time, money, and frustration. Get tips on this flyer.
  • Health Discount Program (PDF, 305KB) - helps you and your family save typically 10 to 25 percent on many health and wellness purchases not included in your standard health benefit plan
  • Health4Me smartphone app (PDF, 190KB) - easily access your health care information and tools to help estimate costs, manage claims, and find providers
  • myHealthcare Cost Estimator (PDF, 6MB) - quickly and easily estimate your health care costs
  • myNurseline (PDF, 277KB) - make smart health care decisions with immediate telephone and online access to experienced registered nurses
  • Preventive Care Guidelines - help prevent disease and detect health issues at an early stage, if they occur
  • Rally (PDF, 664KB) - an online experience that makes it easier for you to eat better, move more, and complete activities that help improve your health
  • Solutions for Caregivers (PDF, 511KB) - all employees, regardless of their medical plan, can get support made just for caregivers from UnitedHealthcare.
  • UHC Healthy Pregnancy Owners Manual (exit the UM System website) - contains information on all things baby-related, from taking care of a new baby, to outlining specific pregnancy programs offered through UM medical insurance
  • Where should I go for care? (PDF, 229KB) - helping you choose the right care center

Vision

Discounts on vision products and services are offered by VSP (the university’s plan administrator) to all university employees, even those who are not enrolled in the UM System Vision Insurance Plan. In addition, separate vision benefit programs are available through University Optical at the University of Missouri-Columbia and through the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry.

Wellness

A number of wellness-related discounts and resources are offered in each region of the UM System, curated by Healthy for Life: T. E. Atkins Wellness Program for all employees.

Other

And don't forget that the HR office on each campus provides a list of even more discounts, which include many opportunities beyond health- and wellness-related discounts. These discount lists are provided here for conveniece only. For questions, please use the contact information on the relevant webpage.

  • UM System -- systemwide discounts no matter if you work for MU, MU Health, UMKC, S&T, UMSL, or central administration
  • MU
  • UMKC
  • S&T
  • UMSL (login to Perkspot required, with UMSL ID and password)

Reviewed September 18, 2017.