Garnett-Powers & Associates is pleased to offer the Case Western Reserve University Postdoctoral Benefits Program (Case-PBP). This comprehensive program offers you four benefit plans to provide excellent health coverage for you and your family.
The Case-PBP offers the following plans for 2014:
- Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield Blue Access PPO Plan (the choice of a high or low option plan)
- Dental: MetLife PPO
- Vision: EyeMed Vision
- Life and AD&D: MetLife
New Medical Plans Available for Plan Year 2015!
Enrollment Begins during the Open Enrollment Period of November 17th – December 1st, 2014
Beginning January 1st, 2015, the following new medical plans will be effective:
- HealthSpan Select Plus HMO
- HealthSpan Access PPO
The dental, vision and life insurance plans will remain the same for 2015.
During the Open Enrollment period, you will need to make a selection of either of the new plans. Please note: In order to select the HMO, you will need to reside in the HMO service area. Please click on the Open Enrollment link to view a partial list of cities within the accepted area. If you reside in a city not listed, please contact our office to learn if your city qualifies for the HMO service area. If you reside out-of-state, you will need to select the PPO plan. The Anthem plans will no longer be offered and will be discontinued as of December 31st, 2014. The new HealthSpan plans will be in effect January 1st, 2015.
If you previously waived coverage in the Case PBP, for yourself and/or your eligible family members, you may now enroll by choosing either of the new HealthSpan medical plans above, coupled with the dental, vision and life insurance.
The MetLife dental plan rates are increasing by a nominal 2% for 2015. There are no changes to the vision or life insurance rates. You may view the new rates and contributions by clicking on 2015 Monthly Rates/Contributions. For instructions on how to make your new medical plan enrollment for Plan Year 2015, and to view information pertinent to the open enrollment process, please click on Open Enrollment.
Newly Appointed Postdoctoral Scholars –
Making Plan Choices and Completing the Enrollment Form for Plan Year 2014
To assist you in making your health plan choices, please use the links provided on the side of this page. In order to facilitate an efficient and timely enrollment process, the Enrollment Form must be completed online. Please first print the Enrollment Form Instructions before completing the enrollment form. These instructions provide step-by-step information to assist you in completing the form. If the form is not completed properly, it could affect your enrollment in the plans and delay your access to service.
For your convenience, we have provided links to the provider directories for Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield – Blue Access PPO Plan, MetLife and EyeMed for the medical, dental and vision PPO plans. These plans offer both in and out-of-network services. You will choose your provider when you need to access service.
To get started, please click on Enrollment.
Garnett-Powers is pleased to offer a Case-PBP Customer Service Representative, dedicated to this program. Please address benefit and enrollment questions to:
Garnett-Powers & Associates
23361 Madero, Suite 240
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Or call us Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm PST
Toll free at 1-800-319-9557
Contact Case-PBP Customer Service
We thank you for the opportunity to be of service to you and your family.
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