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Kern County Human Resources Health Benefits

Kern County Human Resources Health Benefits

Retiree Health Benefits Plans and Costs

Contacts / Help  (PDF)                                       Other Retiree Resources

COBRA Administration Change
Effective January 1, 2020, ASI will no longer administer COBRA. Kern County Health Benefits will be self administering COBRA services. For questions regarding COBRA please contact Health Benefits at 661 868-3182. Payments made after 1/1/20 should be sent directly to Health Benefits.
Health Plan Open Enrollment for Plan Year 2020 is now closed.

2019 Plan Summaries and Rate/Cost Comparisons

 

Over 65 Plans

   ♦   Plan Summaries  (PDF)

   ♦   Rates/Features Comparison Chart  (PDF)

Under 65 Plans

   ♦   Plan Summaries  (PDF)

   ♦   Rates/Features Comparison Chart  (PDF)

Dental Plan

   ♦   Summary  (PDF)

   ♦   Premiums  (PDF)

   ♦   Benefits Web Site

2020 Plan Summaries and Rate/Cost Comparisons

 

Medical Plans

Over 65 Plans

   ♦   Plan Summaries  (PDF)

   ♦   Rates/Features Comparison Chart  (PDF)

Under 65 Plans

   ♦   Plan Summaries  (PDF)

   ♦   Rates/Features Comparison Chart  (PDF)

Dental Plan

   ♦   Summary & Premiums  (PDF)

   ♦   Benefits Web Site

Vision Plan

   ♦   Summary & Premiums  (PDF)

   ♦   VSP Web Site

2019 Rates/Premiums

 

Rate Changes - Comparison Chart  (PDF)

2020 Rates/Premiums

 

Rate Changes - Comparison Chart  (PDF)

Original Signatures Required on Forms - Do Not FAX

   ♦   Address Change/Plan Change  (PDF)

   ♦   Retiree Request for Dis-Enrollment from Health Benefits (for self or dependent) (PDF)

Retiree Health Benefits Policy  (PDF - revised effective 5/3/16)

Addresses issues that apply only to retirees.

Retiree Health Benefits Eligibility Policy  (PDF - revised 6/2013)

Addresses eligibility for retired members enrolled in any Kern County group health plan.

Health Benefits Plan Privacy Policy (PDF - updated 12/2/09)

Women's Health and Cancer Rights Act  (PDF)

Medicare Notices

   ♦   General Medicare Information  (PDF)

   ♦   Penalties for late enrollment in Medicare  (PDF)

   ♦   Medicare Part A and Part B Coordination on the County Self-Insured Medical Plans  (PDF)

   ♦   Medicare Part D Summary  (PDF)

   ♦   Medicare Part D and Prescription Drug Coverage  (PDF)

   ♦   Medicare Part D Creditable Drug Coverage Notice   (PDF)

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