State Health Plan News and Updates

Title Release Date Summary
State Health Plan Awards Medicare Advantage Plan Contract to Humana 03/13/2020

State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, and the State Health Plan have announced that Humana has been awarded the contract for its Medicare Advantage Plan. The contract will provide Medicare Advantage products to the Plan’s Medicare-eligible members with services starting January 1, 2021.

State Health Plan Board Approves Emergency Authority to Respond to COVID-19 03/13/2020

State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, announced March 13, 2020, that the State Health Plan Board of Trustees authorized the Treasurer and executive administrator to take actions within their authority to preemptively address and quickly respond to COVID-19 for the benefit of Plan members without consultation with the Board. Click here for more information.

Attention State Health Plan UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Members 03/04/2020

This week, media outlets have reported that various anesthesiologists affiliated with American Anesthesiology of North Carolina, the Mednax-affiliated provider of anesthesia, pain management and critical care in the Triangle, will no longer be in-network under UnitedHealthcare.

This does not impact members on the State Health Plan's UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Plans.

Looking for Information Regarding the Tobacco Attestation? 01/07/2020

During the 2020 Open Enrollment period, which was held this past November, active employees and non-Medicare retirees could reduce their monthly premiums by completing the tobacco attestation through the online enrollment process in eBenefits. Outside of Open Enrollment, there is not an opportunity to complete this activity unless you are a new employee.

Preventive Care Benefits Expanded for 2020! 12/18/2019

The State Health Plan has expanded preventive care benefits for 2020. Preventive care is now available in all three plans – the 70/30 Plan (new this year), the 80/20 Plan and the High Deductible Health Plan – with no out-of-pocket costs to you! Click here to learn more.

All 2020 ID Cards Have Been Mailed 12/12/2019

All members should have received their 2020 ID cards. Please contact Customer Service for assistance if necessary.

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Teleconference 09/10/2019

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Teleconference
Thursday, September 12, 2019
4:15 - 5:00 p.m.

Department of State Treasurer (for visitors)
3200 Atlantic Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27604
Dogwood Conference Room, 1st Floor

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Meeting 08/19/2019

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Department of State Treasurer
3200 Atlantic Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27604
Dogwood Conference Room, 1st Floor

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Teleconference 07/17/2019

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Teleconference
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Department of State Treasurer (for visitors)
3200 Atlantic Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27604
Dogwood Conference Room, 1st Floor

Note: The majority of the meeting will be conducted in executive session (Board members and required staff only)

Work Toward a 'Diabetes Free NC' 07/01/2019

Concerned about diabetes and how to prevent it? Did you know there's a resource just for you? Click to learn more!