Emergency Room, Urgent Care and Ambulance

Patient Responsibility  UHS Network Provider (outside UHS) Non-Network Provider (outside UHS)
Urgent Care $35 co-pay; then 10% $50 50%1, 2
Emergency Room Not available $250 (co-pay waived, if admitted)
Ambulance (Ground & Air) Not available 10%

1Subject to the $450 deductible (per plan year).

2If services are rendered with a non-network provider, SHIP covers 50% of the usual and customary charge after the deductible is met. All costs over the usual and customary charge is the member’s responsibility.

 Advice Nurse

  • Weekday UHS Advice Nurse: During weekday hours, students can call the UHS Advice Nurse line to speak with one of our nurses by calling (510) 643-7197 or secure message via eTang
  • SHIP After Hours Nurseline: 24/7 access to nurse advice line at (800) 681-4065.

 Urgent Care + Emergency Room Locations

All centers listed are in-network providers, meaning that SHIP will reimburse a portion of the fees incurred after the co-pay.