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What Makes UPMC for Life the Right Choice for You?

Medicare awarded UPMC for Life 4.5 out of 5 Stars for quality and performance for 2020. Every year, Medicare evaluates plans based on a 5-star rating system. The Medicare Star Ratings measure a plan’s quality, performance, and tells members how well we are doing compared to other Medicare plans. Take a look at what it means to be a UPMC for Life member.

See Our HMO Star Ratings See Our PPO Star Ratings

Health Care Concierge

As a UPMC for Life member, you’ll have access to a personal customer service team. We are dedicated to answering your questions and to helping you understand your benefits.

Learn About Health Care Concierge

Preventive Dental Coverage

Most of our plans offer preventive dental coverage, including exams and cleanings. Some plans even offer a comprehensive dental allowance for fillings and simple tooth extractions. That’s something to smile about.

View Dental Coverage Details

Over-the-Counter (OTC) Allowance

New! Some UPMC for Life plans include a quarterly allowance that can be used to buy hundreds of covered health and wellness items through mail order.

View Over-the-Counter Allowance Details


Staying active is a big part of staying healthy. That’s why when you sign up for one of our health plans, you get SilverSneakers® at no additional cost. You have unlimited access to FREE gym memberships at participating fitness facilities.

Learn About SilverSneakers®

Routine Vision Care

Our plans give you a routine vision allowance for eye exams and eyewear or contacts. This coverage lets you see any provider you choose.

Learn About Vision Benefits


Several of our plans now offer routine hearing benefits, including coverage for hearing exams, hearing aid fittings, and an allowance for hearing aids.

Learn About Hearing Benefits

Preventive Services

UPMC for Life covers most preventive services at 100 percent when you see a participating provider. Shots, lab tests, screenings, and an annual wellness visit are all services you can receive at no additional cost. UPMC for Life members can even earn a reward for completing their annual wellness visit.

Learn About Preventive Services

Travel Benefits

Our coverage travels with you. We offer travel benefits that provide you with in-network coverage in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. And, through our partner, Assist America, your UPMC for Life membership lets you access around-the-clock emergency assistance anywhere in the world.

Learn About Travel Coverage

Medical Care and Advice When You Need It

UPMC for Life members can virtually visit with their doctor a UPMC provider. You can also get health advice over the phone from experienced registered nurses 24/7.

Learn About Ways to Get the Care You Need

MyHealth OnLine

Premium payments. Claims. Your member ID card. Wellness information. There’s a lot to keep track of when managing your health and health benefits. Fortunately, our secure member website, MyHealth OnLine, makes it easy and convenient.

Learn About MyHealth OnLine
This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-866-400-5077 (TTY: 711) for more information. Out-of-network/non-contracted providers are under no obligation to treat UPMC for Life members, except in emergency situations. Please call our customer service number or see your Evidence of Coverage for more information, including the cost-sharing that applies to out-of-network services. Other physicians/providers are available in the UPMC for Life network.

This information is available for free in other languages. Please call our customer service number at 1-877-539-3080 (TTY: 711). We are available October 1 through March 31, seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. From April 1 through September 30, we are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC for Life has a contract with Medicare to provide HMO, HMO SNP, and PPO plans. The HMO SNP plans have a contract with the PA State Medical Assistance program. Enrollment in UPMC for Life depends on contract renewal. UPMC for Life is a product of and operated by UPMC Health Plan Inc., UPMC Health Network Inc., UPMC Health Benefits Inc., UPMC Health Coverage Inc., and UPMC for You Inc.

Tivity Health and SilverSneakers are registered trademarks or trademarks of Tivity Health, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries.

UPMC for Life Members

Call us toll-free: 1-877-539-3080
TTY: 711

Oct. 1 through Mar. 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Apr. 1 through Sept. 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

UPMC for Life Prospective Members

Call us toll-free: 1-866-400-5077
TTY: 711

Oct. 1 through Dec. 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Jan. 1 through Sept. 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Last Updated: 10/01/2019
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