Skip to main content

Infographic: See how an HSA works

When it’s time to review your health insurance options, your employer may offer something called a high-deductible health plan. These plans typically have a lower monthly cost (the premium). But you may need to pay more toward your care (the deductible) before your plan starts to pay.

There’s a special bank account that may help you save for and pay your deductible. It’s called a health savings account (HSA). And here’s how it works:

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to receive our enewsletter? Subscribe to Healthy Mind Healthy Body® today.

  • If you are a new member, register on myuhc.com® to begin getting the newsletter.
  • If you've already registered on myuhc.com, log into your account and update your Subscriptions in the Account Settings section.

Looks like your browser is a little out-of-date.

Experience uhc.com at its fullest by upgrading to a newer version of one of these browsers: