STATE HEALTH BENEFITS
PROGRAM (SHBP) and
SCHOOL EMPLOYEES' HEALTH BENEFITS PROGRAM (SEHBP)
NOTICE TO CIGNA MEMBERS
For Plan Year 2013
CIGNA ENROLLEES — ACTION REQUIRED
All Cigna enrollees MUST select a new medical plan for 2013.
Effective with the 2013 plan year, the Cigna medical plans* (Cigna HealthCare HMO, Cigna 1525; Cigna 2030, Cigna HD1500, and Cigna HD4000) will no longer be offered through the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP) or School Employees’ Health Benefits Program (SEHBP).
*The Cigna Dental DPO remains available to employees eligible for the SHBP Employee Dental Plans.
PLAN YEAR 2013 MEDICAL PLAN SELECTIONS
Select from the following plans offered by the SHBP/SEHBP:
- PPO Plans: Aetna Freedom10; Aetna Freedom15; Aetna Freedom1525; Aetna Freedom2030; NJ DIRECT10; NJ DIRECT15; NJ DIRECT1525; NJ DIRECT2030.
- HMO Plans: Aetna HMO; Aetna HMO 1525; Aetna HMO 2030; Horizon HMO; Horizon HMO 1525; Horizon HMO 2030.
- High Deductible Health Plans: Aetna Value HD1500; Aetna Value HD4000; NJ DIRECT HD1500; NJ DIRECT HD4000.
Note: Horizon HMO service area is limited to New Jersey and bordering counties of Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New York; Aetna Freedom10 and NJ DIRECT10 are not available to State Employees; NJ DIRECT HD4000 and Aetna Value HD4000 are not available to Local Education Employees; Medicare eligible retirees cannot enroll in Aetna Freedom2030, Aetna HMO 2030, or any of the High Deductible Health Plans (HDHP).
Plan information and Summaries of Benefits and Coverage can be found at: www.state.nj.us/treasury/pensions/health-benefits.shtml
HOW TO CHANGE PLANS
If you fail to choose a new medical plan, YOU WILL NOT HAVE MEDICAL COVERAGE effective January 1, 2013 (December 29, 2012 for State employees).