A Trusted Provider for Benefit Programs & Optional Group Insurance.
The United Business Association (UBA) is a nationwide organization comprised of small businesses and employees. Through our membership, vast networking capabilities, and enhanced purchasing power, we can disseminate essential knowledge and acquire benefits and discounts which may not be otherwise available or accessible on an individual basis. By operating in the knowledge that We are Better Together, our organization can secure optional association group insurance programs and business lifestyle benefits and foster advantageous shared business knowledge and grow more opportunities for our members to network successfully. Becoming a member of UBA means better availability for the programs you truly need. Since our inception, insurance companies have joined our efforts to do more for our members, issuing optional group limited benefit insurance policies to UBA as the master policyholder and aiding our members when they need it the most.
With more than 27,000 members across all 50 states, we know there are people who count on us to help. UBA's mission is to conduct polls among its members on matters of importance to individuals interested in business, to collect, compile and disseminate business and financial information through the new media to its members and the general public. To carry on educational programs among its members and the general public relating to matters of vital interest to the business community. To organize individuals interested in business and concerned citizens into an association with the objective that their voices may be heard effectively in local, state and national affairs affecting the business community. To seek & support the availability of services and other benefits for members which represent greater value to those members than would be available to them individually. To conduct and engage in all lawful activities under the Texas Non-for-Profit Corporation Act. Contact us today to get more information or to become a member.
Sharing Industry Knowledge. Promoting Beneficial Wisdom.
When you join UBA, you open yourself to a new and vibrant world of shared business knowledge. As an invested individual or small business, you benefit from our complete collection of articles, ideas, networking connections, and more. We also offer an organized, sophisticated system of links to business topics on YouTube, social media, member voices, forums, and polls on a broad range of the most topical business issues facing commercial enterprise today.
As our valued member, you also receive UBA Matters newsletter. Our publication contains valuable business information, important updates regarding benefits and services, and more. Contact us today to find out more about becoming a member.
Optional Group Insurance Plans & Benefits UBA Offers.
UBA Members have the knowledge, resources, and networking they need to be more influential and successful in business. However, as a member, you also get access to advantageous optional group insurance programs to improve your health, financial standing and peace of mind. These programs include:
Group Accident Insurance: Many optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include Group Accident Insurance or Blanket Group Accident Insurance. Group Accident Insurance offers an extra layer of protection against out-of-pocket costs for accident-related medical expenses. Group Accident Medical Expense Insurance provides up to $5,000, $10,000 or $25,000 (depending on the plan) annually with a $100 deductible per accident. Plans that include Group Accident Insurance also include Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance. Accidents happen. Make sure you are prepared for the unexpected. For full details, limitations, terms & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance or Group Policy.
- CRITICAL ILLNESS.
Group Critical Illness Insurance: For those with a family history of heart-attack, cancer or stroke, Group Critical Illness Insurance is a way to offer protection for members to be able to visit out-of-network providers, pay for out-of-pocket expenses like deductibles and coinsurance with their comprehensive health insurance plan and to pay for experimental treatments that members might want to participate in. Many optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include Group Critical Illness or a Critical Illness Insurance benefit as part of the Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance (depending on plan and state). For full details, definitions of covered critical illnesses, limitations & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance.
- EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS.
Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance: Sometimes you just need to visit an Emergency Room or a licensed Urgent Care Center when unexpected emergency accident or sickness medical situations arise. Many optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include the Emergency Room Visit Benefit as part of the Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance. The Emergency Room Visit Benefit pays $500 per visit up to 10 visits per year for emergency medical expenses when seeking help from a free-standing Emergency Room, in-hospital Emergency Room or a licensed Urgent Care Center. Be prepared for out-of-pocket expenses for a medical emergency. For full details, definitions, limitations & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance.
- DAILY HOSPITAL CONFINEMENT.
Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance: When the unexpected hospital stay arises, make sure you are covered for your out-of-pocket medical expenses like deductibles and coinsurance. Augmenting your existing comprehensive health insurance plan, many optional UBA Gap Plans include Daily Hospital Confinement Benefit as part of the Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance. Daily Hospital Confinement benefit pays $500 per day for days 1-3 of hospital confinement per policy period. Take advantage of extra coverage to help offset out-of-pocket costs related to hospital stays. For full details, definitions, limitations & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance.
- OUTPATIENT PHYSICIAN VISITS.
Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance: Seeing a doctor when you are sick or for regular check-ups is an essential part of staying healthy. Some of the optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include Outpatient Daily Physician Office Visit Benefit through the Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance. Members who elect plans that include this featured benefit will have access to $125 per visit with 1 medically necessary visit and 1 visit for wellness per year. Take care of yourself and see a doctor regularly to maintain your health and to be on top of future medical issues. For full details, state availability, limitations & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance.
- OUTPATIENT LABS & X-RAYS.
Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance: When you need radiology, an x-ray or need to have labs taken to help diagnose or treat a condition, the Daily Outpatient Diagnostic Radiology & X-ray and Daily Outpatient Diagnostic Laboratory Test Benefits are a way to help. Some of our optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include both the Daily Outpatient Diagnostic Radiology & X-ray and Daily Outpatient Laboratory Test Benefits as part of the Group Hospital Fixed Indemnity Insurance. These benefits pay $75 per visit with 1 medically necessary visit and 1 visit for wellness per year. For full details, state availability, limitations & exclusions review plan Certificate(s) of Insurance.
- TERM LIFE.
Group Term Life Insurance: When it is our time, we want to be able to help our loved ones financially to help offset costs of funerals or just to provide a little something to say I love you. Many of the optional supplemental UBA Gap Plans include Group Term Life Insurance providing either a $5,000 benefit or a $10,000 benefit (depending on the plan). Make sure that your loved ones are protected when you are gone. For full details, definitions, age limits, eligibility, limitations & exclusions review the Certificate(s) of Insurance. Group Term Life is not available in all states.
Group Dental Insurance: A smile can brighten anyone's day especially after the year we had in 2020! Make sure your smile shines with an optional UBA Dental Plan. The UBA Dental Plan is Group Dental Insurance issued to the United Business Association and provides coverage for preventive, basic and major dental services. With a robust provider network, this plan offers savings in-network but also includes out-of-network coverage. Everyone deserves a beautiful smile to share with the world. For full details, definitions, limitations, & exclusions review the Certificate(s) of Insurance.
Group Vision Insurance: The eyes are the windows to the soul (or so the saying goes). Make sure you see clearer with an optional UBA Vision Plan. The UBA Vision Plan is Group Vision Insurance issued to UBA and provides coverage for well vision exams, prescription glasses & lenses, and contacts both in and out-of-network. Access more savings by visiting an in-network provider with a robust nationwide network. Get regular eye exams to make sure you continue to see the beautiful world around you. For full details, limitations, & exclusions review the Certificate(s) of Insurance.
Why Choose UBA?
Businesses, employees and individuals join UBA for various reasons. We have a long history of expert knowledge, service and assistance. Along with advertising their small business for free on UBA's website, members sign up with UBA for other reasons as well, including:
- Robust Association Membership Packages
- Good Price Points
- Valued services you can actually use through the Benefit Boost services which are included in most UBA Gap Plans:
- Free Telehealth which includes Urgent Visits & Talk Therapy with MeMD®
- Free Multi-Vitamins
- Prescription & Pet Prescription Discounts
- Dental Discounts with Aetna Dental Access®
- Identity Theft Discounts with LifeLock®
- And so much more
Contact UBA for Benefit Programs & Optional Group Insurance.
If you are ready to gain entry into a world of valuable knowledge, put trusted experts at your side, and take advantage of the many benefits that can support you. Join the United Business Association today. Contact us for more membership information.
Who Supports and Administers UBA?
Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services at 1630 Des Peres Rd Suite 140, St Louis, MO 63131 and toll-free phone number, 800.992.8044 conducts the management of the United Business Association services.
National Marketing Organization
Healthy America Insurance Agency, Inc. is a licensed insurance agency contracted with the United Business Association (UBA) as the exclusive National Marketing Organization.
H A Partners, Inc., a Healthy America company, is the third-party administrator responsible for billing UBA Membership dues and also shipping welcome packages and free vitamins.
United Business Association Board Members
Jim Zimmerman: President - Director
Wendy McCrory: Vice-President - Director
Patricia Arras: Secretary & Treasurer - Director
Suzanne Burt: Director
Dayna Davidson: Director