Health Benefits Unit

Frequently Asked Questions


Perhaps you have asked, or wanted to ask, one of the following questions. We hope the questions below, and the answers, will help you. If you do not find your question, or if you have further questions, please contact the Health Benefits Unit.

I am retiring but will not qualify for District-paid health benefits. What should I do?

I'm retiring soon. What should I do if I want to continue my health benefits?

I'm retiring and want to continue my life insurance benefits. How can I do this?

I'm a retiree who is moving (or has moved). Who should I inform?

I'm a new employee. When do my health benefits start?

If I want to add a new dependent to my health benefits, can I also change to another medical or dental plan?

I need to add a new dependent. What do I need to do?

I'm a new Active employee. How much money will be deducted from my check to cover me and my family members?

I am enrolled in Kaiser, and Kaiser is not available in the city I'm moving to. What should I do?

I'm not happy with my current plan. When can I change it?