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Sasscer Administration Building
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Last modified: 4/24/2013 12:19:54 PM

Group Medical Insurance (New Summary Effective 10/01/2012 In Area / Out of Area)

§        The PGCPS medical plan is called Choice+ which is administered by CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

§        Choice+ is a triple-option plan which includes three levels of coverage:

§        Option 1 (HMO),

§        Option 2 (PPO),

§        Option 3 (Traditional fee for service Indemnity coverage)

§        The three levels of coverage are available at all times

§        Voluntary plan whereby employees must enroll within 60 days from date of hire or during Open Enrollment using Oracle Self Service

§        PGCPS pays 75% of monthly premium for medical insurance, the PGCPS share increases to 80% after 8 years of service.  The employee pays the remainder through payroll deduction

§        Premiums are deducted on a pre-tax basis

§        Customer Service at CareFirst: 1-800-296-0724 or


CareFirst Choice+

In Area Summary Effective 10/01/2012

Out of Area Summary Effective 10/01/2012

Summary of Preventive Services Effective 10/01/2012

Acupuncture Benefit

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Medical Benefits Summary Book (September 1, 2012-October 1, 2013)

CareFirst BlueChoice Triple Option Program Description - 2012

CareFirst Comprehensive Option-Out of Area Medical Plan - 2012 

CareFirst Health Insurance Claim Form

CareFirst Disability Over Age Dependent Form