Health Insurance Options
All employees who are in three-quarter or full-time permanent positions are eligible to participate in one of three Preferred Provider Options (PPO) plans offered through the State Medical Plan. The monthly premium for employee only is fully paid by the University in all but one of the options (SmartChoice Plus). An employee/spouse option is available through the PPO.
For detailed information on the comprehensive major medical plan (CMM) and the three PPO Options -- SmartChoice Basic, SmartChoice and SmartChoice Plus visit the State Health Plan Website.
Click here for information about the pharmacy benefits available under any of the health plans.
- Health insurance benefits begin the first of the month following an employee's first pay check.
- All medical forms must be completed and returned to the Office of Human Resources-Benefits within 30 days of your hire date.
Questions? E-mail the Benefits Group.