Retiree Health Insurance

Duke Plus is Duke's retiree health plan administered by UMR. You may continue your health insurance coverage on the Duke Plus plan if you are eligible to continue health insurance as a retiree, and age 65 or over,
You are retired and have a dependent on Medicare,
You become disabled and are covered by Medicare.

View the Duke Plus Summary Chart for an overview of what is covered by the plan including Pharmacy, Mental Health and Substance Abuse.

Find a Provider

If you or a covered dependent are Medicare-eligible, you may see any provider who accepts Medicare.  For further assistance please call the number on the back of your Duke Plus Member card. If you or a covered dependent are not Medicare-eligible, please visit the United Health Choice Network website to locate an in-network provider.

Other Contacts

Social Security Administration
You can enroll in Medicare and request a duplicate Medicare ID card.
Local Office: 1-888-759-3908
Regional Office: 1-800-772-1213
Medicare Part A, Hospital 1-800-633-4227
Medicare Part B, Medical 1-800-772-1213
Mail Claims to: UMR
P.O. Box 30541
Salt Lake City, UT 84130-0541
EDI Payer #39026
Medical Claims and Precertifications: 1-866-318-DUKE (3853)
SHIIP (Seniors' Health Insurance Information Program) NCSHIIP: 1-800-443-9354
Durham Council for Senior Citizens: 688-8247
Durham Cooperative Extension Service: 560-0521

For additional information about Medicare click here.

For additional information about Social Security click here.