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Welcome to the City of Racine's Benefits Information page for Pre-Medicare Eligible Retirees! This page will have information you will find helpful while enrolled in the benefits through the City of Racine.
Please note the following changes for 2022:
The Medicare Part B reimbursement will be capped at $135.50 per month for retirees, retiree spouses, and retiree widow/widowers. The quarterly reimbursement amount is $406.50.
If your health premium amount is higher than the reimbursement, you will be invoiced for the balance. If you have a balance;
The 1st quarter invoice would arrive in February and will be due in March.
The 2nd quarter invoice will arrive in May and will be due in June.
The 3rd quarter invoice will arrive in August and will be due in September.
The 4th quarter invoice will arrive in November and will be due in December.
If you wish to pay for the year, please contact Human Resources at 262-636-9175.
If your health premium is less than the Medicare Part B reimbursement, you will be provided the balance into your direct deposit account. Medicare Part B reimbursements will be provided quarterly at the end of March, June, September, and December.
If you do not have a direct deposit account set - up with the City, please use the "Payroll Direct Deposit Form", which is listed below, and mail the form to the Human Resources Department. The address for the Human Resources Department is; City Hall - Human Resources, RM 204, 730 Washington Avenue, Racine, WI 53403.
Payroll Direct Deposit Form
The City of Racine has one medical insurance plan called the 06A High Deductible Health Plan. It is a Preferred Provider Option (PPO) Plan which is administered by United Healthcare. The links below will provide an explanation of this plan.
Brief Explanation of the 06A High Deductible Health Plan
United Healthcare Summary of Benefits and Coverage - 06A HDHP
Learn more about United Healthcare's Services:
United Healthcare's Website
How to Look Up an In-Network Provider
Health4Me Phone App
Helping You to Be More in Control of Your Health, Time and Money
Understanding Preventative Care
Preventative Care Guidelines
Why Preventative Care is Important
Virtual Visits Member Flier
United Healthcare's Health and Wellness Resources
CVS Caremark is our pharmacy benefit manager. Through CVS's phone app or website, you can access information such as the formulary (updated quarterly), time-saving tools such as finding a pharmacy and managing delivery by mail, money spent on prescriptions and where there might be savings opportunities, and refilling prescriptions. Visit the links below to learn more about this information.
Welcome to CVS Caremark
Digital Features of CVS Caremark
CVS Caremark APP Flier
CVS Formulary PDL SC ACSF
CVS Caremark Maintenance Choice Information
The Formulary can be accessed through
Caremark.com and is updated quarterly.
A Health Savings Account (H.S.A) is a tax beneficial savings account that can be used in conjunction with a qualified High - Deductible Health Plan. The funds put into an H.S.A. may be used on future, eligible health care expenses without any taxation. To learn more information about a Health Savings Account please visit the links below.
HSA Introductory Presentation
Understanding a Health Savings Account
HSA Powerpoint Presentation
HSA Limits for Spouses
Adult Children and HSA's
Educator's Credit Union - HSA Information
Educator's Credit Union - City of Racine Welcome
HSA Frequently Asked Questions
Turning 65 and the HSA
One of the benefits to having the health insurance is that you and your dependents have access to a Health and Wellness Center. For more information about the services provided by the Health and Wellness Center, please view the information listed below.
Health and Wellness Center Information
Health and Wellness Center Services
Standard Lab Services Provided by the Health and Wellness Center
Health and Wellness Center Lab Instructions
Health and Wellness Center Formulary
Click here for more information about the Health & Wellness Center
Another benefit to having the health insurance is that you qualify for the City of Racine’s Wellness Program.
Click here for more information about the Wellness Program
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