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Student and Postdoc Trainee Health Insurance

Posted by on Thursday, June 25, 2020 in .

The Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) currently provides access to the following COVID-19 services:

  • Testing. The Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) currently provides access to COVID-19 testing free of charge as long as the test is ordered by a licensed medical provider and FDA authorized. Free access to testing is currently being offered through April 20, 2021.
  • Treatment. Beginning February 1, 2021, deductibles and copays will apply for students seeking COVID-19 treatment from in-network and out-of-network providers. If a student would like assistance finding an in-network provider who accepts the student health insurance plan, they may reach out to SHIP@vanderbilt.edu.
  • Vaccinations. During the national public health emergency period, FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccines are available at no charge to you, no matter where you get it.

Postdoc Trainee Health Insurance

The Vanderbilt University Health Insurance Plan for Postdoctoral Trainees currently provides access to the following COVID-19 services:

  • Testing. The Vanderbilt University Health Insurance Plan for Postdoctoral Trainees currently provides access to COVID-19 testing free of charge as long as the test is ordered by a licensed medical provider and FDA authorized. Free access to testing is currently being offered through April 20, 2021.
  • Treatment. Beginning February 1, 2021, deductibles and copays will apply for postdoc trainees seeking COVID-19 treatment from in-network and out-of-network providers. If a postdoc trainee would like assistance finding an in-network provider who accepts the Vanderbilt University Health Insurance Plan for Postdoctoral Trainees, they may reach out to opa@vanderbilt.edu.
  • Vaccinations. During the national public health emergency period, FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccines are available at no charge to you, no matter where you get it.