State Health Plan News and Updates

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Attention State Health Plan UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage Members

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?

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!

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

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

State Health Plan Board of Trustees Teleconference

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

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

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)

Stay Safe in the Sun

Protect yourself and your loved ones from the harmful effects of the sun. Click here for handy tips!

Work Toward a 'Diabetes Free NC'

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

Hurricane Season is Here

June is the start of hurricane season. Learn how to help others – and take care of yourself – if disaster strikes nearby or to loved ones elsewhere.