Resident Benefits

The UTMB benefit package provides employees with various means to protect against unexpected events and to advance personal goals and objectives. These benefits are a valuable component of the total employee compensation package.

Benefit PlansDescription
Comprehensive Medical Coveragequality health care affordable for employees and dependents
Dental Coveragequality dental care affordable for employees and dependents
Premium Sharingmonthly allowance to help pay for employees' benefits
Vision Care Planquality vision care affordable to employees and dependents
Group Term Life Insurancea benefit to survivors in the event of an insured's death
Group Accident Insurancebenefit to the insured or survivors in the event of insured's accidental death or dismemberment
Disability Plans & Sick Leavesource of income when an employee cannot work because of an illness or injury
UTFLEXway to shield certain costs from taxes
Retirement Plansassist in providing financial security for retirement
Deferred Compensation Planmay provide additional retirement savings to eligible employees
Holidays & Vacationsprovides time away from work with pay
Sick Leave Poolprovides additional sick leave for catastrophic illness or injury
Service Awards & Longevity Payrecognizes employees' length of service
Worker's Compensation, Unemploymentprovides additional financial protection for unexpected events
Employee Serviceshelp respond to the varied needs of UTMB employees
UT TOUCHan interactive telephone system for benefits enrollment
Family & Medical Leave Actprovides leave time for the birth or adoption of a child; care of child, parent or spouse with a serious health condition; or serious health condition of employee
Tax-Sheltered Annuity Planallows further accumulation of tax-deferred supplemental retirement savings