Medical Insurance

2015 Decision Guide, Summary and Rates

Houze 2015 SHBP Summary Flyer of Changes

Decision Guide - Active Employees and Decision Guide- Retiree

Summary of Benefits Coverage (choose your plan)

2015 Employee/Employer Rates

2015 SHBP Educational Videos/Sessions

2015 State Health Benefit Plan Video   (This a YouTube video, so you may have difficulty opening and viewing it from some computer locations)

Houze Employee Education Presentation  updated 10-20-14

Houze Point of Contacts Presentation

2015 SHBP Education sessions for Active/Pre-65 Retiree and 65+ Retiree  - dates, locations and times

Options for 2015, Providers and Plan Options

Contact Listing of all resources including SHBP, Pharmacy, Wellness and Carriers

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGA)
Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA): Gold Option, Silver Option, Bronze Option
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Video

UnitedHealthcare (UHC)
High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)
Medicare Advantage (standard and premium)
United Healthcare Video

Kaiser Permanente (KP)
Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) for SHBP members who live or work in the 27 county metro Atlanta service area. Included is the Prescription Plan.
Kaiser Permanete Video

Summary of Plan Benefits

KP Welcome Guide

Map of KP Locations

Wellness benefits for participants in BCBS or UHC plans.
Wellness Incentive Credits must be earned between Jan 15 - Dec 15, 2015

Express Scripts
Pharmacy benefits for participants in BCBS or UHC plans will continue to be administered by Express Scripts.

Peachcare for Kids
PeachCare include dental, vision and health insurance at low premiums and low co-payments. 
Employees may complete an application on-line or may call and request a paper application be mailed to them by calling PeachCare.

Tricare Supplement
Available to SHBP eligible individuals who are also eligible for TRICARE, the military health benefit program
No Split Option - Everyone covered under the contract must be in Tricare

Enrollment for Medical through ADP Need a User ID/Password or Forgot it? See the Houze ADP Flyer or "Quick Reference Guide" for more complete instructions on registration and update procedures
You must bring your User ID and Password for the Benefits Counselor to assist you with SHBP enrollment
See attached "Member User Guide"  for detailed instructions on using all features of the new ADP website       

2014 Medical Plan Options

See 2014 UPDATED Decision Guide for Plan Changes and Updates 

Express Scripts will be the pharmacy provider, mail order, etc
Prescription Plan Information, Preferred Drug List
See for additional information or 1-877-841-5227

Healthways will be the new wellness provider
BeWell SHBP provides details on the Wellness incentive will increase $480 for employee and spouse
See or 1-888-616-6411 (after 12/15)
Wellness requirements must be started after January 1, 2014.
Base HRA Credit and 2013 earned credits will be available January 1 with roll-over from 2013 being transferred by April 2014.

 Three plan designs will be offered - gold, silver, and bronze

2014 Monthly Employee Rates 


Rates do not include the $80 per month surcharge for tobacco users.  No spousal surcharges will apply in 2014     

Medicare Advantage and Tricare plans mirror 2013 plans

Generic Drug Savings Information

Many brand name drugs are coming off of patent protection and generic drugs at significant savings are available.  The two links below provide information on the generic availability and potential savings.

Listing of Brand Name Drugs with new Generic Drug Availability

Savings available by using Generic Drugs Versus Brand Name Drugs

Discount Drug Lists

You may be able to save on prescription drugs without using your medical card by using the generic drug lists published below.  In some cases, these drug prices are lower than the Medical Plan rates.  SHOP and COMPARE!

Click here for a list of $4.00 drugs from Walmart

Click here for a list of $4.00 drugs from Kroger

Click here for Publix Pharmacy Information including some free drugs

Click here for Target Pharmacy list of $4.00 drugs

Enroller Waiver Form

Enroller SHBP Waiver Form