Southern Ute Tribal Seal

Tribal Member Health Benefits

The Southern Ute Indian Tribe (SUIT) offers to its enrolled members a program designed to fill coverage for Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision covered services past that of coverage under the local Contract Health Services Program.

Medical Program

  • The SUIT Medical Program is based in the Southern Ute Health Center and managed by the Tribal Health Department.  For services outside of the Health Center, the Tribe has contracted with the First Health Network of providers nationally.
  • For those members who utilize services outside of the First Health Network, there is a co-pay and deductible that applies to services that the member will be responsible for.
  • To find a First Health Network provider in your area, please use the web site www.firsthealth.com.

Dental Program

  • The SUIT Dental Program is based in the Southern Ute Health Center and managed by the Tribal Health Department.  For services outside of the Health Center, the Tribe has contracted with the Delta Dental Network of providers nationally.
  • For those members who utilize services outside of the Delta Dental Network, there is a co-pay and deductible that applies to services that the member will be responsible for.
  • To find a Delta Dental Network provider in your area, please use the web site www.deltadental.com.

Vision Program

  • The SUIT Vision Program is based in the Southern Ute Health Center and managed by the Tribal Health Department.  For services outside of the Health Center, the Tribe has contracted with the VSP Network of providers nationally.
  • For those members who utilize services outside of the VSP Network, there is a co-pay and deductible that applies to services that the member will be responsible for.
  • To find a VSP Network provider in your area, please use the web site www.VSP.com.
  • The Health Center can get the Glasses under prescription at no cost to you.  Please contact the Health Center Vision Department for more details.

Prescription Program

  • The SUIT Prescription Program is based in the Southern Ute Health Center and managed by the Tribal Health Department.  For services outside of the Health Center, the Tribe has contracted with the Pequot Pharmacy Network of nationally.
  • For those members who utilize services outside of the Pequot Pharmacy Network, there is a co-pay and deductible that applies to services that the member will be responsible for.
  • To find a participating pharmacy that accepts the Pequot Pharmacy Network in your area, please use the web site www.prxn.com.
  • Mail order prescriptions: Those drugs that are identified as high cost, maintenance drugs will be filled under the Pequot Mail Order Prescription Plan.