International Student Health Insurance

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GeoBlue Student Member Guide

HTH Worldwide has been the long-term international insurance administrator for SUNY New Paltz.  Over the last several months the administration of the plan has transitioned to the new name  of GeoBlue.  Some students have been issued HTH insurance cards.  Other students will be issued GeoBlue cards.


How to find a participating provider:

If you need a medical provider outside of the Student Health Service all Students (regardless of whether you have a HTH card or a GeoBlue card) will use the link and will be given a list of participating providers.

Log onto
Click on Destination Dashboard tab
Click on US Provider Finder at right of screen
In the choose your network drop down, pick Blue Card Basic PPO
Pick specialty type
Choose 25 mile radius
Enter New Paltz, New York
Click on Go


How to generate a referral:

Follow the instructions below to submit an online referral for a medical provider outside the Student Health Service and GeoBlue will waive your $50 deductible.

  1. Visit and click on Login or Register.  Be sure to have your certificate number available.  If you have previously registered, please Login using the email address and password currently on file.
  2. Click on the Member Hub in the top navigation and choose SUNY Referrals.
  3. Complete the form using the referral code given to you by the Student Health Service and submit your request.


Please contact GeoBlue with any questions you have:

GeoBlue Customer Service
Toll free:  610-263-2686



NOTE: If you are ever in a life-threatening medical situation, go directly to the nearest emergency room.

Remember that representatives in the International Programs Office or the Student Health Service are available to assist international students with questions or problems concerning their health insurance.