All full-time students are required to have health insurance and to document their coverage at registration. The Seminary offers full-time master's-level students group health and hospitalization coverage with Kaiser Permanente.
Three Kaiser Permanente plans are available to students and their families.
- DHMO 10- Lowest monthly premiums with a deductible
- HMO 10- Slightly higher premiums with non deductible
- Flex I- Highest monthly premiums- offers ability to go outside of network to Participating and Non-Participating Providers.
This plan provides prescription coverage through plan pharmacy and mail order and Mental Health Services.
Dental and vision coverage are optional; there are two dental plans and one vision plan available through Dominion for additional monthly costs. Please see the downloads section for the monthly costs for premiums for Kaiser, Dental and Vision, as well as Summary of Beneifts for the three Kaiser plans and the three Dental/Vision plans.
Eligible students may enroll in the plans effective August 1st, or at the time of a qualifying life event such as marriage, birth, or loss of other insurance coverage. Enrollment is through VTS. Send the Enrollment Form to the attention of Taylor Mather or email the form to him at firstname.lastname@example.org
. Students must be enrolled through VTS and will be billed by VTS in two, 6-month installments.
Students may also search the federal healthcare exchange
established under the Affordable Care Act for additional options.
For more information contact Taylor Mather at TMather@vts.edu or by calling (703) 461-1722.