1/1/2020 Benefits Changes

- Medical PPO and EPO Pharmacy Benefits Manager
The pharmacy benefits manager will change from American Health Care to CVS Caremark (800-776-1355).  All EPO and PPO participants will receive new ID cards in December to be used for both Medical and Pharmacy benefits. CVS Caremark will also be sending welcome kits to the homes of PPO/EPO participants.  

- Medical HMO
The HMO plan will change from the Anthem CA CARE network to the Anthem Select HMO network. Letters will be mailed to those affected by 9/30/2019.

 - Flexible Spending Accounts
iGOE Administrative Services will be the new FSA administrator.  Claims for the 2019 plan year should be submitted to PayPro through through 3/15/2020.  Those desiring to enroll for 2020 must submit required form to the GGUSD Insurance Office in October.   

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Open Enrollment Meetings

When considering a change of plans, be sure to review the Summary Plan Description as plans differ.  

 ANNEX CONFERENCE ROOM: 10331 Stanford Ave., Garden Grove, CA
     - Mon. 10/07/2019 @ 2:00 p.m. (Retirees only) 
     - Mon. 10/07/2019 @ 3:30 p.m.
     - Thurs. 10/10/2019 @ 3:30 p.m.

TRANSPORTATION BOARD ROOM: 8211 Lampson, Garden Grove, CA
     - Wed. 10/9/2019 @ 3:30 p.m.

The month of October 2019 is Open Enrollment, the time to make changes to your insurance benefits that will go into effect January 1, 2020.

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Welcome to the GGUSD Insurance Department website. The information presented here is designed to inform, educate, and serve the needs of GGUSD health plan members.

Since we believe that direct communication is usually best, we encourage you to first contact the numbers on your ID cards for assistance.

Your GGUSD Benefits Specialists always welcome your calls; please bring any concerns to our attention.

Sincerely,

GGUSD Insurance Department