PR 4540 Group Insurance Benefits
The Board of Education directs that medical group insurance coverage for staff members will be provided. The Superintendent/designee will solicit proposals and make recommendations to the Board of Education for approval of the insurance provider.
Employees shall be given information regarding COBRA benefits at the times of employment and separation.
The contract for medical insurance will be submitted for competitive bidding at least once every three (3) years.
For purposes of this policy competitive bidding means public notice of the request for medical insurance bids and the provision of information about district participants, claims history, and the details of the District’s existing health insurance policy and proposed modifications.
Development or Physical Disabilities
The District’s medical group insurance for staff members, after January 1, 2020, will provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders and for the diagnosis and treatment of developmental or physical disabilities to the extent that such diagnosis and treatment is not already covered by the District’s health plan.
Last modified: August 24, 2019