Thank you for contacting Student Medicover. Member cost-sharing will be waived, including copays, coinsurance, and deductibles, for COVID-19 diagnostic testing provided at approved locations in accordance with CDC guidelines. Also, UnitedHealthcare is waiving member cost-sharing for the treatment of COVID-19 through October 22, 2020. This builds on the company’s previously announced efforts to waive cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing and testing-related visits, and the expansion of other member services.


What is it?
COVID-19 is a respiratory infection. It is caused by an RNA virus called nCoV19 that is part of the SARS lineage of coronaviruses.
What are the symptoms?
The symptoms of COVID-19 are: fever, cough and shortness of breath. Those who develop serious illness generally are found to have pneumonia.


What should I do if I have symptoms?

If someone thinks they have been exposed to COVID-19 and develops symptoms such as fever, cough and/or difficulty breathing, they should first CALL a health care professional for medical advice. Please refer to www.coronavirus.gov.