State Pension Retiree Rates

For pensioners first hired on or after July 1, 1991 through December 31, 2006, the Pension Office will pay the following  portion of the "State share" (for Health Care coverage and Medicare supplements):

Rates valid July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013
Note: Special Medicfill rates are calendar year 2013.

  • less than 10 years
    (0%)
  • 10 years - less than 15 years (50%)
  • 15 years - less than 20 years (75%)
  • at least 20 years
    (100%)
Health Care Coverage (until Medicare eligible) Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBSDE) - First State Basic
Retiree $514.56 $0.00 $514.56
Retiree & Spouse $1,064.66 $0.00 $1,064.66
Retiree & Child(ren) $782.20 $0.00 $782.20
Family $1,330.86 $0.00 $1,330.86
Aetna - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $0.00 $532.56
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $0.00 $1,104.26
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $0.00 $813.70
Family $1,402.86 $0.00 $1,402.86
BCBSDE - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $0.00 $532.56
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $0.00 $1,104.26
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $0.00 $813.70
Family $1,402.86 $0.00 $1,402.86
Aetna - HMO
Retiree $537.22 $0.00 $537.22
Retiree & Spouse $1,132.64 $0.00 $1,132.64
Retiree & Child(ren) $821.80 $0.00 $821.80
Family $1,413.30 $0.00 $1,413.30
BCBSDE - BlueCARE HMO
Retiree $537.66 $0.00 $537.66
Retiree & Spouse $1,136.22 $0.00 $1,136.22
Retiree & Child(ren) $822.62 $0.00 $822.62
Family $1,417.62 $0.00 $1,417.62
BCBSDE - Comprehensive PPO
Retiree $587.46 $0.00 $587.46
Retiree & Spouse $1,219.04 $0.00 $1,219.04
Retiree & Child(ren) $905.38 $0.00 $905.38
Family $1,523.98 $0.00 $1,523.98
Individual Medicare Supplements (Retiree and/or Spouse, when Medicare eligible)

Benefits Highlights for Medicare Beneficiaries
Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
(per person)
for Pensioners who retired ON OR BEFORE July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $0.00 $338.30
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $0.00 $191.76
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
for Pensioners who retired AFTER July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $0.00 $338.30
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $0.00 $191.76
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
Dental Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Met Life - Dental COBRA (no more than 18 months)
Retiree $39.72 $0 $39.72
Retiree & Spouse $79.95 $0 $79.95
Retiree & Child(ren) $89.45 $0 $89.45
Family $130.01 $0 $130.01
Dominion - Dental HMO
Retiree $22.68 $0 $22.68
Retiree & Spouse $42.14 $0 $42.14
Retiree & Child(ren) $45.42 $0 $45.42
Family $61.66 $0 $61.66
Delta Dental - PPO Plus Premier
Retiree $31.62 $0 $31.62
Retiree & Spouse $64.54 $0 $64.54
Retiree & Child(ren) $63.34 $0 $63.34
Family $105.70 $0 $105.70
Vision Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
EyeMed Vision Plan (State Pension Retirees)
Retiree $6.12 $0 $6.12
Retiree & Spouse $9.64 $0 $9.64
Retiree & Child(ren) $9.84 $0 $9.84
Family $15.88 $0 $15.88
Health Care Coverage (until Medicare eligible) Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBSDE) - First State Basic
Retiree $514.56 $246.99 $267.57
Retiree & Spouse $1,064.66 $511.04 $553.62
Retiree & Child(ren) $782.20 $375.46 $406.74
Family $1,330.86 $638.82 $692.04
Aetna - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $252.97 $279.59
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $524.53 $579.73
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $386.51 $427.19
Family $1,402.86 $666.36 $736.50
BCBSDE - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $252.97 $279.59
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $524.53 $579.73
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $386.51 $427.19
Family $1,402.86 $666.36 $736.50
Aetna - HMO
Retiree $537.22 $251.15 $286.07
Retiree & Spouse $1,132.64 $529.51 $603.13
Retiree & Child(ren) $821.80 $384.19 $437.61
Family $1,413.30 $660.72 $752.58
BCBSDE - BlueCARE HMO
Retiree $537.66 $251.36 $286.30
Retiree & Spouse $1,136.22 $531.19 $605.03
Retiree & Child(ren) $822.62 $384.58 $438.04
Family $1,417.62 $662.74 $754.88
BCBSDE - Comprehensive PPO
Retiree $587.46 $254.81 $332.65
Retiree & Spouse $1,219.04 $528.76 $690.28
Retiree & Child(ren) $905.38 $392.71 $512.67
Family $1,523.98 $661.03 $862.95
Individual Medicare Supplements (Retiree and/or Spouse, when Medicare eligible)

Benefits Highlights for Medicare Beneficiaries
Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
(per person)
for Pensioners who retired ON OR BEFORE July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $169.15 $169.15
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $95.88 $95.88
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
for Pensioners who retired AFTER July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $160.69 $177.61
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $91.09 $100.67
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
Dental Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Met Life - Dental COBRA (no more than 18 months)
Retiree $39.72 $0 $39.72
Retiree & Spouse $79.95 $0 $79.95
Retiree & Child(ren) $89.45 $0 $89.45
Family $130.01 $0 $130.01
Dominion - Dental HMO
Retiree $22.68 $0 $22.68
Retiree & Spouse $42.14 $0 $42.14
Retiree & Child(ren) $45.42 $0 $45.42
Family $61.66 $0 $61.66
Delta Dental - PPO Plus Premier
Retiree $31.62 $0 $31.62
Retiree & Spouse $64.54 $0 $64.54
Retiree & Child(ren) $63.34 $0 $63.34
Family $105.70 $0 $105.70
Vision Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
EyeMed Vision Plan (State Pension Retirees)
Retiree $6.12 $0 $6.12
Retiree & Spouse $9.64 $0 $9.64
Retiree & Child(ren) $9.84 $0 $9.84
Family $15.88 $0 $15.88
Health Care Coverage (until Medicare eligible) Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBSDE) - First State Basic
Retiree $514.56 $370.48 $144.08
Retiree & Spouse $1,064.66 $766.56 $298.10
Retiree & Child(ren) $782.20 $563.19 $219.01
Family $1,330.86 $958.23 $372.63
Aetna - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $379.46 $153.11
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $786.80 $317.47
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $579.77 $233.94
Family $1,402.86 $999.54 $403.32
BCBSDE - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $379.46 $153.11
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $786.80 $317.47
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $579.77 $233.94
Family $1,402.86 $999.54 $403.32
Aetna - HMO
Retiree $537.22 $376.73 $160.49
Retiree & Spouse $1,132.64 $794.26 $338.38
Retiree & Child(ren) $821.80 $576.29 $245.51
Family $1,413.30 $991.08 $422.22
BCBSDE - BlueCARE HMO
Retiree $537.66 $377.04 $160.62
Retiree & Spouse $1,136.22 $796.79 $339.44
Retiree & Child(ren) $822.62 $576.87 $245.75
Family $1,417.62 $994.11 $423.51
BCBSDE - Comprehensive PPO
Retiree $587.46 $382.22 $205.24
Retiree & Spouse $1,219.04 $793.14 $425.90
Retiree & Child(ren) $905.38 $589.06 $316.32
Family $1,523.98 $991.55 $532.44
Individual Medicare Supplements (Retiree and/or Spouse, when Medicare eligible)

Benefits Highlights for Medicare Beneficiaries
Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
(per person)
for Pensioners who retired ON OR BEFORE July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $253.73 $84.58
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $143.82 $47.94
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
for Pensioners who retired AFTER July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $241.04 $97.27
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $136.64 $55.12
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
Dental Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Met Life - Dental COBRA (no more than 18 months)
Retiree $39.72 $0 $39.72
Retiree & Spouse $79.95 $0 $79.95
Retiree & Child(ren) $89.45 $0 $89.45
Family $130.01 $0 $130.01
Dominion - Dental HMO
Retiree $22.68 $0 $22.68
Retiree & Spouse $42.14 $0 $42.14
Retiree & Child(ren) $45.42 $0 $45.42
Family $61.66 $0 $61.66
Delta Dental - PPO Plus Premier
Retiree $31.62 $0 $31.62
Retiree & Spouse $64.54 $0 $64.54
Retiree & Child(ren) $63.34 $0 $63.34
Family $105.70 $0 $105.70
Vision Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
EyeMed Vision Plan (State Pension Retirees)
Retiree $6.12 $0 $6.12
Retiree & Spouse $9.64 $0 $9.64
Retiree & Child(ren) $9.84 $0 $9.84
Family $15.88 $0 $15.88
Health Care Coverage (until Medicare eligible) Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBSDE) - First State Basic
Retiree $514.56 $493.98 $20.58
Retiree & Spouse $1,064.66 $1,022.08 $42.58
Retiree & Child(ren) $782.20 $750.92 $31.28
Family $1,330.86 $1,277.64 $53.22
Aetna - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $505.94 $26.62
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $1,049.06 $55.20
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $773.02 $40.68
Family $1,402.86 $1,332.72 $70.14
BCBSDE - CDH Gold
Retiree $532.56 $505.94 $26.62
Retiree & Spouse $1,104.26 $1,049.06 $55.20
Retiree & Child(ren) $813.70 $773.02 $40.68
Family $1,402.86 $1,332.72 $70.14
Aetna - HMO
Retiree $537.22 $502.30 $34.92
Retiree & Spouse $1,132.64 $1,059.02 $73.62
Retiree & Child(ren) $821.80 $768.38 $53.42
Family $1,413.30 $1,321.44 $91.86
BCBSDE - BlueCARE HMO
Retiree $537.66 $502.72 $34.94
Retiree & Spouse $1,136.22 $1,062.38 $73.84
Retiree & Child(ren) $822.62 $769.16 $53.46
Family $1,417.62 $1,325.48 $92.14
BCBSDE - Comprehensive PPO
Retiree $587.46 $509.62 $77.84
Retiree & Spouse $1,219.04 $1,057.52 $161.52
Retiree & Child(ren) $905.38 $785.42 $119.96
Family $1,523.98 $1,322.06 $201.92
Individual Medicare Supplements (Retiree and/or Spouse, when Medicare eligible)

Benefits Highlights for Medicare Beneficiaries
Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
(per person)
for Pensioners who retired ON OR BEFORE July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $338.30 $0.00
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $191.76 $0.00
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
for Pensioners who retired AFTER July 1, 2012
Special Medicfill with Prescription Coverage $338.30 $321.38 $16.92
Special Medicfill WITHOUT Prescription Coverage $191.76 $182.18 $9.58
• Medicare Supplement plans WITHOUT prescription coverage are provided for Medicare participants enrolled in a separate Medicare Part D.
Dental Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
Met Life - Dental COBRA (no more than 18 months)
Retiree $39.72 $0 $39.72
Retiree & Spouse $79.95 $0 $79.95
Retiree & Child(ren) $89.45 $0 $89.45
Family $130.01 $0 $130.01
Dominion - Dental HMO
Retiree $22.68 $0 $22.68
Retiree & Spouse $42.14 $0 $42.14
Retiree & Child(ren) $45.42 $0 $45.42
Family $61.66 $0 $61.66
Delta Dental - PPO Plus Premier
Retiree $31.62 $0 $31.62
Retiree & Spouse $64.54 $0 $64.54
Retiree & Child(ren) $63.34 $0 $63.34
Family $105.70 $0 $105.70
Vision Coverage Total Monthly Rate State Pays Pensioner Pays
EyeMed Vision Plan (State Pension Retirees)
Retiree $6.12 $0 $6.12
Retiree & Spouse $9.64 $0 $9.64
Retiree & Child(ren) $9.84 $0 $9.84
Family $15.88 $0 $15.88


Questions?
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