Insurance

SHIP Waiver Instructions for Special Programs

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To save you time and frustration, please take a moment to review these helpful steps. Most errors encountered during the waiver process can be avoided by following these simple instructions. 


  1. This waiver application is only for students in a Summer Special Program who are waiving for the Summer 2021 session.

SHIP Waiver Instructions

You are almost there! Help us help you! 

To save you time and frustration, please take a moment to review these helpful steps. Most errors encountered during the waiver process can be avoided by following these simple instructions. 


    SHIP Dental FAQs

    Frequently asked questions about dental coverage:

    SHIP Dental Benefits

    MetLife Member Information 
    Plan Network PDP Plus
    Group Number  151675
    Member ID Number 

    SHIP Vision Benefits

    2020-21 VSP Member Information
    Plan Network Choice
    Member ID Your VSP member ID is the same as your Wellfleet member ID. If you do not have your Wellfleet member ID number, follow the instructions on the flyer here to obtain it.

    Emergency Room, Urgent Care and Ambulance

    Emergency Room Services

    Emergency Room: Pays 100% of network rates after $250 co-pay (co-pay waived if admitted). 

    Medi-Cal Recipients

    If You Plan To Keep Medi-Cal and Waive SHIP

    First make sure that your insurance provides coverage for non-emergency medical care within 50 miles of UC Berkeley. Avoid having your waiver denied and take the necessary steps now to make sure that you have the necessary coverage before you need to use it.

    Medical - Outpatient

     

    2Subject to the $300 deductible. 

    3If the student's plan terminates before the 31 days from date of birth, the newborn's coverage ends on the same termination date as that of the student.

    4 Please note after the 12th visit per plan year, these services are subject to pre-certification and medical necessity review.

    Special Summer Programs

    Berkeley SHIP information for Special Summer Programs 2021