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Select from the list below for more information about Lehigh's health care benefits.

Medical Insurance

Each Lehigh employee has different needs. That’s why the university offers eligible employees four medical benefit options. Each plan includes behavioral (mental) health benefits.

Prescription Drug Coverage

Each of Lehigh's medical plans includes prescription drug coverage through Express Scripts Health Solutions.

Capital Blue Virtual Care 

See a doctor for common illnesses anytime, anywhere.

Vision Care

The DavisVision program is part of each medical plan offered by Lehigh. When you elect medical insurance coverage, you are automatically enrolled in DavisVision as well.

Dental Care

The university makes dental insurance available to eligible staff and faculty and their dependents through United Concordia.

Employee Assistance Program

When a personal problem poses the potential to disrupt your personal and work life, Lehigh encourages you to take advantage of the Employee Assistance Program.

Flexible Spending Accounts

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) are cash reimbursement accounts that offer potential savings for eligible employees. Lehigh’s FSAs are administered by WageWorks.

Lehigh University Health and Welfare Plan and Summary Plan Description

Comprehensive overview of plan benefits, eligibilty, legal rights and more. (login required)

2024 Flexible Benefits Enrollment & Reference Guide

Contains the information you need to make smart choices about your health care benefit options during open enrollment and in response to qualifying life events.

Transparency in Coverage Act Machine Readable Files

The Transparency in Coverage Act requires group health plans and health plan issuers to make the required information available on a public website. The information at this site is not readable without the use of a machine to first translate the code. For more information about the three phases of the Transparency in Coverage Act, you can visit this website.

Affordable Care Act

Information about the various provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Required communications to employees can be found here.