A division of Utah Retirement Systems, PEHP is a non-profit trust with the vital job of providing health benefits to Utah’s public employees and their families.
- Identifies and coordinates the healthcare needs of members with the goal of providing high quality, cost effective outcomes.
- Performs outreach to select patients. Identifies adherence, treatment, utilization or disease related problems. Identifies case specific solutions to solve these problems with the intent of reducing disease associated morbidity.
- Interprets clinical information to assess implications for treatment. Communicates benefits, therapeutic alternatives and PEHP policy to members and providers.
- Serves as a clinical resources for and answers questions about complex medical conditions, procedures, outcomes, and benefits.
Utah Retirement Systems (URS) provides benefits for state and other Utah public employees. It has two divisions. The Retirement Office administers pension and retirement savings plans. PEHP specializes in medical, dental, life, and other benefits.