General Information - Benefits End Date
10-Month Employees – If a 10 month employee leaves employment prior to the end of their assignment, all benefits will terminate at the end of the month of which they resign or retire. If a 10-month employee completes their assignment, all benefits will terminate August 31st of the year in which they resign or retiree.
12-month Employees – All benefits will terminate at the end of the month of which a 12 month employees resigns or retires.
COBRA Continuation/Leave of Absence Continuation
Once the District’s coverage for health, dental, vision and the flexible spending plan ceases, you may elect to continue SDW benefits under COBRA provisions provided by Federal Law. COBRA typically extends for up to an 18 month period if terminating employment.
Continuation due to an approved Medical Leave of Absence may be available and will be communicated to eligible employees. Please reference the Human Resource Site for District Policy on Leaves of Absence as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
2017-18 COBRA Contact Information for All Employees
Cobra Notice mailed to address on file by:
United Healthcare Benefits Services
P.O. Box 221709
Louisville, KY 40252
Phone: (866) 747-0048
COBRA Eligible Benefits
Medical Insurance: United Healthcare WI - (866) 633-2446
Prescription Drug Coverage: Navitus – (855) 673-6504
Vision Insurance: United Healthcare – (866) 663-2446
Dental Insurance: Delta Dental WI – (800) 236-3712
Flexible Spending Account: Diversified Benefits Services – (262) 367-3300
Life and AD&D: Lincoln Financial Group – (800) 423-2765 (conversion option available if you were eligible and enrolled as an active employee)
Wisconsin Public Employees Retirement System - WRS
Employees working in WRS covered positions who are regularly scheduled to work 880 or more hours in a rolling 12 months are eligible for membership in the State retirement plan known as WRS. If eligible, employee participation is mandatory. WRS sends out annual statements that arrive in the Spring. For questions on your WRS benefits please contact them directly at (877) 533-5020.