Health Coverage

Comprehensive coverage for your medical, pharmacy, and mental health needs.
Taking care of our caregivers.

UCLA makes medical coverage as accessible and affordable as possible. All of our medical plans, without exception, offer high quality, comprehensive coverage for your medical, pharmacy and mental health needs.

Who’s covered? We cover eligible staff and your family, including your spouse, domestic partner and/or children to age 26. There are no exclusions for pre-existing conditions.

Our health plan options include Kaiser (Medical HMO), HealthNet (Medical HMO), Core Major Medical (Medical Fee-for-Service), Blue Cross Plus (Medical Fee-for-Service), Blue Cross PPO (Medical Preferred Provider Org), Blue Cross Lumenos (HRA PPO), DeltaCare USA (Dental), Delta Dental PPO (Dental Fee-for-Service), and
Vision Service Plan.

To manage your benefits online and get details on specific offerings, visit

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At UCLA Health, we achieve excellence in patient care consistently by following the steps outlined in CICARE.

CICARE is an acronym that describes specific behaviors that are guaranteed to result in excellent communication with patients, families and colleagues.

Every UCLA Health employee, physician and volunteer holds themselves and their colleagues accountable for practicing these six steps with everyone on every encounter.

Click on the above to learn more about CICARE.


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agree with CICARE

Connect with the patient and their family members by addressing them as Mr./Ms., or by the name they prefer.

Introduce yourself and your role.

Communicate what you are going to do, how long it is going to take, and how it will impact the patient.

Ask permission before examining the patient and anticipate patient and/or family needs, questions or concerns.

Respond to patient and/or family questions and requests with immediacy.

Exit courteously and/or with an explanation of what will come next (or when you will be back to check on them).