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Retiree Packet  Materials Medical, Dental, & Vision Plan Documents Important Contacts

 

 Retiree Packet Materials 

Mailed Materials 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

 Medical, Dental, & Vision

 

Benefits Jargon

Before diving into our benefit plan information watch the video below for a short review of common benefit terms.

 

CALPERS 

All health plans offered are CalPERS medical plans 

 myCalPERS 

Log in to your myCalPERS account to explore your health plan options. myCalPERS allows you to access customized health information and has tools and resources to help you with your Open Enrollment decisions. myCalPERS also provides you with secure 24/7 access to view:

  • Specific health benefit changes that may impact you in the coming year.
  • Your current 2020 monthly premium and 2021 monthly premium if you do not change your health plan.
  • 2021 health plans and monthly premiums available based on your health eligibility ZIP code.
  • Which health plans your doctors participate in (updated to included specialists).
  • Your enrolled dependents.
  • All CalPERS Open Enrollment information.
  • Your 2020 Health Plan Statement.

Are you getting the most out of your CalPERS health plan? Watch the video below to find out!

 

 

CalPERS and Medicare 

Discover how Medicare works and how it might affect your CalPERS health coverage here

 

 

CalPERS and Open Enrollment  

Want to make changes to your CalPERS health plan? Open Enrollment is your chance. Watch below for some tips for making the process as smooth as possible. Visit the CalPERS Open Enrollment page for more information.

 

Anthem
Blue Shield of California
Health Net
Kaiser Permanente
United Healthcare
MetLife Dental (DHMO & PPO)
MetLife Vision (PPO)

Benefit Coordinators Company (BCC)

Please note effective January 1, 2021 Meritain Health will no longer provide billing administration services for the City of Newport Beach and BCC will administer your City dental and vision benefits.

  • Read more about the upcoming change here
  • Individual electronic funds transfer authorization form 

Plan Documents 

 

Click here for listing of the City's current health, dental and vision offerings, with links to their corresponding evidence of coverage and/or policy documents. These documents will provide you with information on your plan benefits and specific terms of coverage. Should you have any further questions about your insurance plans or provisions therein, please contact the carrier directly, using the numbers provided in their links. 

 Important Contacts

CalPERS Medical Plans

 Anthem Select HMO & Anthem Traditional HMO

  • Member Services
    •  855-839-4524
    • Site
  • RX: OptumRX
    •  855-505-8110
    • Site

Blue Shield HMO & Blue Shield Trio HMO

  • Member Services
  • RX: CVS Caremark
    •  800-334-5847
    • Site

Health Net Salud Y Más HMO & Health Net SmartCare HMO

  • Member Services
  • RX: OptumRX
    •  855-505-8110
    • Site

Kaiser Permanente HMO 

  • Member Services & RX

PERSCare PPO, PERS Choice PPO, & PERS Select PPO 

  • Member Services
  • RX: OptumRX
    •  855-505-8110
    • Site

PORAC PPO 

  • Member Services
  • Rx: Express Scripts
    •  866-470-6265
    • Site

Sharp Health Plan HMO (San Diego County residents only) 

  • Member Services
  • RX: OptumRX
    •  855-505-8110
    • Site

United Healthcare HMO  

  • Member Services
    •  877-359-3714
    • Site
  •  RX: OptumRX

Medicare Advantage PPO

  • Member Services
    • 888-867-5581

MetLife Dental: DHMO & DPPO

  • Member Services

MetLife Vision Plan

  • Member Services

Misc. Contacts 

CalPERS

  • Member Services
    • 888-225-7377
    • Site 

ICMA-RC 

  • Retiree Health Savings (RHS)
    • 800-669-7400
    • Site 

Meritain Health 

  • Billing: 800-748-0003
  • Reimbursements: 888-587-9441
  • Site 

Empower Retirement 

  • Participants