The State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP) has two rate structures for retirees:
- Annuitant Basic Subsidy Policy (Old Policy)
- Annuitant Years of Service Subsidy Policy (New Policy).
Answer the following questions to determine which Policy you are subject to:
Were you an annuitant on 1/1/2012 (meaning were you receiving a retirement check from a state retirement system - ERS, TRS, Fulton, or APS and enrolled in SHBP retirement coverage on 1/1/2012)? YES click here, or;
Were you a former employee on 1/1/2012 (meaning had you resigned from employment, had at least eight years of service as a state employee or had eight years of service with a state retirement system as a teacher or public school employee and was enrolled in state extended SHBP coverage on 1/1/2012)? YES click here, or;
Did you have five years of service in a state retirement system on 1/1/2012 from where you will receive an annuity ERS, TRS, Fulton, or APS? YES, click here.
If you did not answer YES to at least one of the above questions, you are subject to the Annuitant Years of Service Rates - click here for rates.