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The premium you pay for SERS’ health care coverage includes medical and prescription drug coverage.
Premiums are based on:
If you enroll in dental and/or vision coverage, you will be charged additional premiums.
SERS automatically deducts the premiums for you and any dependents from your monthly
If your payment is not enough to cover your premiums, SERS will bill you for the remaining balance each month. The billed amount can be automatically deducted from your bank account. If you are interested in having your premiums automatically deducted, you must complete a Health Care Automatic Payment Authorization Agreement.
If monthly premiums are not paid, your coverage will be cancelled.
SERS helps reduce health care premiums by providing a subsidy to those who qualify.
To be eligible to receive a premium subsidy, you must have at least 20 years of qualified service credit, or be receiving a disability benefit. In addition, at the time of retirement, disability, or separation from service, you must:
If you are eligible for your employer’s health care coverage but are a few years short of
Spouse premiums are based on the qualified service credit of the benefit recipients.
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