Student Health Insurance Plans
Mandatory Student Accident Insurance (Arthur J. Gallagher and Co.)
This insurance plan will cover students when an accident occurs on campus, attending a practicum program or other recognized student group approved by the College or during travel to and from a program. The plan offers comprehensive benefits including hospital room and board, inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures, labs and x-rays, physician office visits, ambulance, durable medical equipment, emergency care and prescription drugs. There are no deductibles and the maximum benefit allowed for each accident is $50,000. This coverage per student per semester is $6.00. The following student groups are not eligible for this benefit:
- 100% online
- Adult Basic Education (ABE)
- Correspondence Course
- Continuing Education (non credit)
- Business and Industry Solutions (B&IS)
- High School Distance Education Contracts
- High School Transcripted Credit
- Alternative High School
Please see the Student Accident Insurance FAQ 2014-2015 for more information.
Accident and Sickness Insurance (Student Assurance Services)
Accident and Sickness Insurance is an important component of a student’s ability to continue their education. A serious injury or illness could interrupt a student’s education plans by diverting necessary funds for educational expenses to medical expenses. Student Assurance Services offers plans designed to provide an excellent level of insurance protection, at a cost that is affordable to students and their parents.
Other Local Health Care Providers:
Bridge Clinic believes everyone deserves access to health and dental care. Working on a sliding fee scale, they offer students and their families quality medical care. For information, call them at 715.848.4884 or go to: http://www.bridgeclinic.org/
Aspirus Fast Care:
For just $54 per visit (including basic labs) you can be seen by an Aspirus professional. If you have an issue, FastCare can give you affordable access to health care. Located at Shopko in Wausau, their hours are:
- Monday-Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Sunday and Holidays: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Family Planning Health Services, Inc. provides high quality, affordable and accessible reproductive and nutritional services to women and their families. FPHS' Wausau clinic is located right down the road from NTC on 3rd Avenue.