USAA Life Insurance Co. Expands Health Insurance Solutions

Members now can choose from Cigna and UnitedHealthcare coverage options


Nov. 2, 2015 – USAA Life Insurance Co. added Cigna and UnitedHealthcare to its health solutions suite for the 2016 open enrollment period running from  Nov. 1, 2015, to Jan. 31, 2016. The new offerings provide members more choice and convenience for primary medical insurance coverage.


Unexpected health care costs can be devastating to a family’s finances. It’s mission-critical for us to provide our members affordable, effective coverage options when they need it,” said Greg Galdau, AVP of USAA Health Solutions. “By expanding availability and adding Cigna and UnitedHealthcare to the mix, we can offer health solutions to meet the needs of more members and their families.”


USAA Health Solutions now reach more than 70 percent of its members across the country and offer options for major medical health coverage. These options available to members can help avoid the penalties mandated by the Affordable Healthcare Act for inadequate coverage.    


The new coverage options are available now to members in the following states: Ala., Ariz., Ark., Calif., Colo., Conn., Fla., Ga., Ill., Ind., Iowa, Kan., Ky., La., Mich., Miss., Mo., Neb., N.J., N.C., Ohio, Okla., Pa., S.C., Tenn., Texas, Utah, Va., and Wis.


Members are encouraged to call 800-531-6592 to speak to a member service representative to review their 2016 health insurance options or visit for additional information.  Medicare, dental, vision, long term care, and accident health coverage also available to USAA members. 


About USAA
The USAA family of companies provides insurance, banking, investments, retirement products and advice to 11.2 million current and former members of the U.S. military and their families. Known for its legendary commitment to its members, USAA is consistently recognized for outstanding service, employee well-being and financial strength. USAA membership is open to all who are serving our nation in the U.S. military or have received a discharge type of Honorable – and their eligible family members. Founded in 1922, USAA is headquartered in San Antonio. For more information about USAA, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@USAA), or visit


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Health insurance solutions provided through USAA Life General Agency, Inc. (LGA) (known in CA and NY as USAA Health and Life Insurance Agency), which acts as an agent for select insurance companies to provide products to USAA members. LGA representatives are salaried and receive no commissions.  However, LGA receives compensation from those companies, which may be based on the total quantity and quality of insurance coverage purchased through LGA.  Plans not available in all states.  Each company has sole financial responsibility for its own products.


Use of the term “member” or “membership does not convey any eligibility rights for auto and property insurance products, or legal or ownership rights in USAA.  Membership eligibility and product restirictions apply and are subject to change.


All Cigna products and services provided exclusively by or through operating subsidiaries of Cigna Corporation, including Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company and Cigna HealthCare of Arizona, Inc., and Loyal American Life Insurance Company.  The Cigna name, logo, and other Cigna marks are owned by Cigna Intellectual Property, Inc.


References to UnitedHealthcare pertain to each individual company or other UnitedHealthcare affiliated companies. Products and services offered are underwritten by All Savers Insurance Company, Golden Rule Insurance Company, Health Plan of Nevada, Inc., Oxford Health Plans (NJ), Inc., UnitedHealthcare Benefits Plan of California, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, Inc., UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company, UnitedHealthcare Life Insurance Company, UnitedHealthcare of Colorado, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Alabama, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Arkansas, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Florida, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Georgia, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Kentucky, LTD., UnitedHealthcare of Louisiana, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of the Midlands, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of the Midwest, UnitedHealthcare of Mississippi, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of New England, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of New York, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of North Carolina, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Ohio, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Oklahoma, Inc., UnitedHealthcare of Pennsylvania, Inc., and Unitedhealthcare of Washington.


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