Merit Retirees Monthly Health and Dental Insurance Premiums 2017

Effective January 1, 2017

Retirees not yet eligible for Medicare

Monthly Premiums By Plan and Type of Contract - Retirees Under 65
Health Plan Single Family
Program 3 Plus $ 938.00 $ 2,196.00
Iowa Select $ 935.00 $ 2,189.00
Blue Access $ 682.00 $ 1,598.00

Retirees eligible for Medicare

Plans not requiring purchase coordinating Part D Medicare Coverage

Monthly Premiums by Plan and Type of Contract - Retirees Over 65
Health Plan Single Family
Program 3 Plus $ 1,002.00 $ 2,136.00
Iowa Select $ 1,002.00 $ 2,136.00
Blue Access $ 728.00 $ 1,553.00

Plans requiring purchase coordinating Medicare Blue Rx Part D Coverage*

Health Plan Single Family
Program 3 Plus $ 484.00 $ 1,236.00
Iowa Select $ 485.00 $ 1,237.00
Blue Access $ 355.00 $ 908.00
Group F    $ 255.00 N/A ***
Group N   $ 168.04 N/A ***

*You must enroll in MedicareBlue Rx Part D prescription coverage to receive the lower rates
*Group MedicareBlue Rx (Basic) = 90.20
*Group MedicareBlue Rx (Plus) = 139.90
***Family premium is NOT applicable for Group N or Group F. If you currently have family coverage and you enroll in either Group F or Group N plan, your spouse/partner and/or dependent(s) must also be eligible for Medicare and enroll in Group F or Group N plan and a Medicare Blue Rx plan.

Dental

Health Plan Single Family
State Dental $ 28.68 $ 77.06