UPMC Champions for Life

You can help others in your community

UPMC Champions for Life is a new program designed to provide UPMC for Life members the opportunity to volunteer and socially engage in their community.

Choose volunteer activities based on your likes and interests

  • Provide companionship.
  • Share the skills and hobbies you enjoy.
  • Host activities such as birthday parties, craft days, or afternoon movies for residents.
  • Lead classes that teach new skills, such as the basics of computers, cooking, art, or gardening.
  • And so much more!

No experience is necessary to volunteer your time and talents.

What makes a champion?

Champions are UPMC for Life members who want to make a difference in our community. We are looking for volunteers who are:

  • Warm, caring, and have a positive attitude.
  • Interested in forming relationships and who get along well with others.
  • Inspired to lead.
  • Excited to help others.
  • Committed to their volunteer work.

Be a part of our team

All UPMC for Life members can apply for the UPMC Champions for Life program.

Ready to take the next step? You can apply to be part of the UPMC Champions for Life program today!

  • Click here to apply online now!
  • You must successfully complete a criminal background check. There is no cost to you for your application or criminal background check.
  • After you complete the application process, we will contact you for an in-person meeting. You will meet with a UPMC Champions for Life team member and get the opportunity to ask questions and tell us more about yourself.
  • All accepted volunteers must attend a special volunteer training and orientation.

To find out more about UPMC Champions for Life, you can:

Call.
Call us toll-free at 1-844-870-2228 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. TTY users should call 1-800-361-2629.

Click.
Visit our website upmcmedicarechampions.com.

Email.
Email us at championsforlife@upmc.edu.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-866-405-8762 (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 plan has 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., and UPMC for You Inc.

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*Our hours of operation change twice a year.

You can call us:

October 1 through March 31:
seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

April 1 through September 30:
Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Last Updated: 10/01/2018
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