Make the most of your benefits
One of the State of Colorado’s goals is to provide employees with cost-effective, high-quality health care. The FY 2015-16 Employee Benefits Guide will provide you with an overview of your benefits plan options for the upcoming fiscal year, beginning on July 1, 2015.
- UnitedHealthcare Copayment Plan
- UnitedHealthcare High-Deductible Health Plan
- UnitedHealthcare Brochure
- UnitedHealthcare Plan Comparison
Introducing an exciting new benefit for UHC members: Paladina Health, a primary care physician option. Learn more at colorado.gov/dhr/paladina.
- Kaiser Permanente Copayment Plan
- Kaiser Permanente High-Deductible Health Plan
- Kaiser Permanente Brochure: Denver Boulder | Northern Colorado | Southern Colorado
- Kaiser Permanente Plan Comparison
Copayment plans offer a set copay for most health care services. A copayment, or copay, is the flat amount you pay at the time of a medical service or to receive a medication. Each health insurance option has set copay fees—these fees are printed on your health insurance card.
Copayment Plan Design:
- Higher monthly premium or monthly rate you pay for health insurance
- Set copayments (or copays) for most health care service
High-Deductible Health Plans
High-deductible health plans are designed to help keep premium costs low for you and your family.
High-Deductible Health Plan Design:
- Lower monthly premium or monthly rate you pay for health insurance Higher deductibles or the amount you pay before insurance begins to pay the majority of health care costs
Regardless of your health insurance plan, all preventive care services are covered at little or no out-of-pocket cost to you.
- Annual physical exams (e.g. wellwoman, well-child exams etc.)
- Preventive Cancer Screenings
- Preventive Mammograms
- Biometric screenings (e.g. cholesterol, blood pressure, diabetes, etc.)
- Flu Shots and other immunizations
- Diabetes Prevention Program
And, more! Please see the following resources and your health insurance plan for a complete list of preventive services.
- Kaiser 2015 Preventive Services
- Kaiser Perventive Screening Guidelines
- UnitedHealthcare 2015 Preventive Services
Division of Human Resources
303-866-3434 or 1-800-719-3434
Your Department’s Human Resources Office
Employees and supervisors are first encouraged to contact their respective Department Human Resources Office or Department Benefit Administrators with questions and issues.
Employee Wellness Program
Colorado State Employee Assistance Program (C-SEAP)
Contact: 303-866-4314 or Toll Free 1-800-821-8154
myuhc.com (member site)
welcometouhc.com/colorado (a pre-member site)
Denver/Boulder & Northern Colorado
Contact: 303-338-3800, 1-800-632-9700
- FY 2015-16 Employee Benefits Guide
- FY 2015-16 Open Enrollment Video
- A letter from the Department of Personnel & Administration
- Medical Rates Comparison
- Medical Cost Comparison
- How to enroll
Plan Options at a Glance
- Medical & Vision Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Employee Wellness Program
- Disability Insurance
- Retirement (PERA)
- STATE DEPENDENTS DEFINITIONS & REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
- Premium Assistance Under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
- DEPENDENT TAX STATUS
- FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS
- ACA (AFFORDABLE CARE ACT)
- MEDICAL SUPPLEMENT PROGRAM
- IRS FAQs on Same Sex Marriage and Civil Unions
- Salary Reduction Plan
Send an email to email@example.com to ask a benefits question aytime.