This website will provide you with information on those benefits available to benefited employees. The University offers a large selection of health plans (total of 12 plans) as well as two dental plans, a voluntary vision plan and several other voluntary benefits.
Please see the 2017-2018 Benefits Summary Documents below for more detailed benefits information.
- Benefits Summary Guide for Staff 2017-2018 PDF
- 2017-2018 GIC Benefits Decision Guide
- UMMS Benefits At-A-Glance 2017-2018 Brochure
- UMMS Benefits At-A-Glance e-Flipbook 2017-2018
- 2017-2018 Benefits Overview Presentation
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In the event that there is any inconsistency between this summary and any legal printed documents, including all plan provider legal documents, the legal documents govern. The benefit information provided is a summary of what we cover and what you pay. It does not list every service that we cover or list every limitation or exclusion. UMMS benefits, premiums, deductibles, and/or copayments/coinsurance may change at any time without notice. To get a complete list of services we cover, please call the health plan. Copies of plan summaries and the GIC Benefits Decision Guide are available in the Benefits Department or from the vendor(s). Also, copies of each health plan provider benefit summary are available at http://www.mass.gov/gic/sbc.