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Employee Insurance Benefits
Related Documents:
Summary Plan Doc Section 125 Cafeteria Plan
USAble Life VGTL Policy Certificate

Jefferson County Schools health insurance coverage is through the State of Tennessee Benefits Administration. 

Full-time employees may choose between BlueCross BlueShield Network S, CIGNA Local Plus, or CIGNA Open Access for their provider network. 

Participants have 4 benefits schedules to choose from:

Premier PPO
Standard PPO
Limited PPO

2018 Health and Dental Premiums

Benefits Comparison 2018

2018 Insurance Updates Newsletter


The Health and Dental Plan Open Enrollment Period is in October of each year.  Employees may make changes as needed during this time.  Any changes made will be effective as of January 1 of the upcoming year with premium changes starting on December paychecks.

The Dental and Dental/Vision plans are administered through Simple Dental.  

The Group Life Insurance plan is through Unum.  Employees are provided with $20,000 of term life coverage at no cost with the option to take an additional $30,000 for $11.10 per month.  Employees also have the option to add dependent coverage for spouse and child(ren).


Summary of Benefits and Coverage

 As required by law, the State of Tennessee Group Health Plan has created a Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC). It describes your 2017 health coverage options. Click on the link below to view or print the summary that applies to you.  Summary of Benefits and Coverage  


Benefits Administration

BlueCross BlueShield



 If you have a qualifying event during the year, you have a 60 day window to add or drop dependents on your insurance coverage.

Don't forget to update beneficiaries after life changing events such as marriage or divorce.


Insurance Plan Years

Health Insurance January 1 - December 31
Dental or Dental/Vision Plan January 1 - December 31
Group Life Insurance July 1 - June 30
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) June 1 - May 31
Voluntary Insurances (USAble Life) July 1 - June 30
Pre-Tax Family Health Premiums December 1 - November 30
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