Optional Benefits for CalPERS Contracting Agencies

United Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare (UHC) offers two health plan options for Medicare retirees from contracting agencies: a PPO plan with dental and vision, and a PPO plan without dental and vision. The PPO with dental and vision coverage is available to Medicare-eligible members not covered under their retirement benefits for an additional premium per Medicare member, per month. UHC will bill you directly for this amount.
 
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage
 
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage also offers two health plan options for Medicare retirees from contracting agencies: an HMO plan with a dental option and an HMO plan without a dental option. The plan with the dental option has an additional premium per Medicare member, per month. Delta Dental will bill you directly for this amount.

Medicare Resources

Medicare Enrollment Periods

Requirements to Continue CalPERS Coverage

Certifying Medicare Status

Ineligible for Medicare

Deferred Enrollment in Medicare Part B

Cancellation of CalPERS Health Coverage

Medicare Part B Premiums

Late Enrollment Penalty

Reimbursement of Premiums

Transitioning to a Medicare Health Plan

Enrolling through a Spouse Under 65

Medicare Part D and CalPERS Medicare Health Plans

Medicare Requirements Impacting your CalPERS Health Coverage

Optional Benefits for CalPERS Contracting Agencies

Special Enrollment