As of January 1, 2018, all Merit Staff now have the same health plan - UIChoice, as Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt and Merit Confidential Staff.
All State of Iowa Health Plans for University of Iowa Merit Staff have ended as of 12/31/17.
2017 Merit Health Plans:
- Patient Claim form #C-5321f (pdf)
- Prescription Reimbursement Claim form (pdf)
- International Claim Form
Employee Assistance Program
The Employee Assistance Program provides brief counseling and assessment for staff as well.
Health Insurance Coverage for Adult Children
Children may be covered until the end of the year in which they turn 26. Coverage for unmarried children who are full-time students or disabled can continue as long as they continue in that status. The IRS has determined that this coverage is taxable.