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OPEN ENROLLMENT IS HERE: INVEST IN YOURSELF WITH COVERAGE FROM UPMC HEALTH PLAN

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MEREDITH O'CONNOR

DEC 16, 2019

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Your health should always come first. And while you can eat right and work out extra hard, if you don't have health coverage, you're not seeing the whole picture.

Luckily, your options include UPMC Health Plan. Whether you’re turning 26 and aging off your parents’ plan or you’ve been avoiding signing up because you’re not sure where to start, UPMC Health Plan offers the tools and resources you need to make an informed decision about your health. Plus, you’ll have the added comfort that comes with knowing you have a provider you can count on.

Even better, you don’t have to wait to take action — November 1 through December 15 marks Open Enrollment, the designated time period when you can enroll in health coverage that will take effect January 1.

THE TIME IS NOW

Sure, you may be thinking you’re young and healthy — you can afford to put off getting health insurance for a few more years. But we’re here to tell you, you couldn’t be more wrong.

Without health insurance, something as small as a broken leg from hiking, skiing, or running could set you back thousands, making an already stressful situation worse. It’s a scary way to live, but with UPMC Health Plan, you’ll have a reliable safety net when life decides to throw you a curveball.

See, when you decide to make the responsible, adult choice to sign up for health coverage, you’re not only investing in yourself, but you’re setting yourself up for the future. Because with UPMC Health Plan, routine check-ups, screenings, and even quick trips to the doctor when you’re sick are also covered, which means you can stay on top of your health and catch problems before they turn into something serious.

And if you’ve been dragging your feet because you don’t think you can swing a monthly payment, just know that UPMC Health Plan has some of the lowest-cost plans out there, and they’ll work with you to help you find something that fits your budget.

HEALTHY LIVING ON LOCK

There’s a reason so many people across Pennsylvania rely on UPMC Health Plan. Once you enroll, you can take advantage of everything from prescriptions and emergency services to mental health treatment. So, you won’t have to worry when the unexpected happens or it’s simply time to schedule an annual check-up.

Plus, you’ll have access to UPMC’s world-class hospitals, top-ranked doctors, and other excellent providers whether you’re at home or traveling. And if you’re dealing with a death in the family, emotional difficulties, or struggling with substance use disorders, you’ll have all of the resources and support you need at your fingertips.

GET COVERED

So, do yourself a solid and take advantage of the Open Enrollment period by going online anytime between November 1 and December 15 to sign up for a UPMC Health Plan. The first step is up to you but after that, you’re covered, and really, we can’t think of anything more reassuring.

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