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Health Benefits for Retirees

2019 Open Enrollment for Retirees

August 1 through August 30, 2019

65 and Better Retiree Information

Retirees 65 and Better Open Enrollment Notice - Please read carefully, mandatory requirements

2019-20 65 and Better Rate Sheet

2019-20 65 and Better Comparison Chart

2019-20 Cigna Open  Access Plus Medicare Expand SOB

2019-20 Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage SOB

2019-20 SCAN SOB

Early Retirees Age 55-64 Information

Early Retiree Open Enrollment Notice - Please read carefully, mandatory requirements

2019-20 Pending Early Retiree Rate Sheet - You will be notified on final rate sheet once approved by the Board of Education.

2019-20 Early Retiree  Comparison Chart

2019-20 Declination Form

2019-20 Cigna Select Network SOB

2019-20 Cigna Network SOB

2019-20 Cigna OAP SOB

2019-20 Kaiser SOB

  1. If you belong to NMFT or CSEA, review your Bargaining Unit Contract.   If you belong to NMAA, NMAA Confidential, or Supervisors, review pertinent eligibility under the rules and regulation section regarding retiree health benefits.

  2. Review the Benefits Management Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Retirement Health Benefits. Use this as your check off list of things to do. Check the resources tab on this page.

  3. If retiring over age 65, review other health benefit options. Check the resources tab on this page.

  4. View  rates charts for Under 65  and Over 65 plans.  Also note: rates and plans are subject to change each Open Enrollment. Rates for the following year will not be posted until the month of August after negotiations and contract approval.

  5. Retiring at the end of the school year
    If you are in paid status on the last day of the school year, your benefits will continue through September 30 of that same year. Benefits Management will send a health benefit retirement letter to you during the summer. The letter will explain how to continue your benefits and will include the rate chart showing your monthly premiums beginning October.

Retiring during the school year
Benefits Management will send a health benefit retirement letter to you during your retirement month. The letter will explain how to continue your benefits and how to pay any premiums due once you retire.

Open Enrollment
The Retiree Health Benefit Open Enrollment Event will be held in August. Your Open Enrollment packet will be mailed to your home prior to the event.

Retirement Income Benefit
Contact STRS or PERS directly for information on your retirement income benefits.

Calpers Website Phone: 888 CalPERS (or 888-225-7377)

Calstrs Website Phone: 800-228-5453 (or 916-414-1099)

WageWorks (formerly CONEXIS) - Retiree Direct Bill Contact

Member Services (877) 864-9546

mybenefits.wageworks.com 

Send Premiums to:

PO Box 660212

Dallas, TX 75266-0212