Former Employees

Eligibility

You must be a former University of Minnesota faculty or staff member on either:

  • Voluntary retirement
  • Layoff or non-renewal program
  • Terminal or phased retirement agreement
  • COBRA continuation that extends beyond January 1, 2018.

You have the option to enroll in a different medical or dental plan or add eligible dependents to your coverage. You have the choice to cancel medical or dental coverage. You can choose any medical or dental plan that is available in the county where you live.

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UPlan Medical Rates

Rates for Termination/Severance Agreements

The University’s contribution to the cost of your medical coverage is based upon the tier of coverage that you had in effect, work location, and permanent residence as of the specific date defined in the voluntary retirement; layoff or non-renewal program; or terminal or phased retirement agreement that applies to you.

If you did not participate in or earn the required number of wellness points, your cost is shown in the Standard Rates chart. If you earned the required number of wellness points for a $400 or $600 reduction, your cost is shown in the Wellness Program Achievement Rates chart.

 

2018 Standard Rates Per Pay Period

Former Employee Only

Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $38.33 $256.53 $294.86
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $38.33 $256.53 $294.86
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$28.07 $256.53 $284.60
Medica Choice National $68.77 $256.53 $325.30
Medica HSA $38.68 $256.53 $295.21

Former Employee and Children

 Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $99.68 $411.49 $511.17
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $99.68 $411.49 $511.17
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$81.01 $411.49 $492.50
Medica Choice National $151.34 $411.49 $562.83
Medica HSA $100.66 $411.49 $512.15

Former Employee and Spouse with or without Children

 Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $149.07 $615.39 $764.46
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $149.07 $615.39 $764.46
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$122.91 $615.39 $728.30
Medica Choice National $227.91 $615.39 $843.30
Medica HSA $150.27 $615.39 $765.66

 

2018 Wellness Program Achievement Rates Per Pay Period

Former Employee Only

Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $22.95 $271.91 $294.86
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $22.95 $271.91 $294.86
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$12.69 $271.91 $284.60
Medica Choice National $53.39 $271.91 $325.30
Medica HSA $23.30 $271.91 $295.21

Former Employee and Children

Plan Employee Cost U Ccontribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $84.30 $426.87 $511.17
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $84.30 $426.87 $511.17
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$65.63 $426.87 $492.50
Medica Choice National $135.96 $426.87 $562.83
Medica HSA $85.28 $426.87 $512.15

Former Employee and Spouse with or without Children

Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Medica Elect/Essential (Twin Cities & Duluth Base Plan) $125.99 $638.47 $764.46
Medica Choice Regional (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $125.99 $638.47 $764.46
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of northeastern
Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$99.83 $638.47 $728.30
Medica Choice National $204.83 $638.47 $843.30
Medica HSA $127.19 $638.47 $765.66

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Rates for COBRA

If you are continuing coverage under the COBRA continuation provisions, you must pay the full cost of your medical coverage plus a two-percent administrative fee.

 

2018 Monthly Medical Rates

If you earned the required number of wellness points for a $400 or $600 reduction, your cost is shown in the Wellness Rate column. If you did not participate in or earn the required number of wellness points, your cost is shown in the Standard Rate column.

Applicant only

Plan Wellness Rate Standard Rate
Medica Elect/Essential (Base plan for Twin Cities and Duluth)
$618.31
$651.64
Medica Choice Regional (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$618.31
$651.64
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of NE Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$595.63
$628.96
Medica Choice National 
$685.59
$718.92
Medica HSA 
$555.33
$588.66

Applicant and Children

Plan Wellness Rate Standard Rate
Medica Elect/Essential (Base plan for Twin Cities and Duluth)
$1,096.36
$1,129.69
Medica Choice Regional (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$1,096.36
$1,129.69
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of NE Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$1,055.09
$1,088.42
Medica Choice National 
$1,210.53
$1,243.86
Medica HSA 
$971.02
$1,004.35

Applicant and Spouse with or without Children

Plan Wellness Rate Standard Rate
Medica Elect/Essential (Base plan for Twin Cities and Duluth)
$1,639.46
$1,689.46
Medica Choice Regional (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$1,639.46
$1,689.46
Medica ACO Plan (Crookston area, Duluth area & parts of NE Minnesota, Rochester area, Twin Cities metro area)
$1,581.64
$1,631.64
Medica Choice National 
$1,813.69
$1,863.69
Medica HSA 
$1,514.61
$1,564.61

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UPlan Dental Rates

Rates under the Termination/Severance Agreements

The University’s contribution to the cost of your dental coverage is based upon the tier of coverage that you had in effect, work location, and permanent residence as of the specific date defined in the voluntary retirement; layoff or non-renewal program; or terminal or phased retirement agreement that applies to you.

 

2018 UPlan Biweekly Rates:

Former Employee Only

Plan  Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Delta Dental PPO (Twin Cites & Duluth Base Plan) $2.02 $14.82 $16.84
Delta Dental Premier (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $2.02 $18.62 $20.64
University Choice $8.95 $14.82 $23.77
Delta Dental Premier: Twin Cities & Duluth $5.82 $14.82 $20.64
HealthPartners Dental $3.87 $14.82 $18.69
HealthPartners Dental Choice $5.52 $14.82 $20.34

Former Employee and Children

 Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Delta Dental PPO (Twin Cites & Duluth Base Plan) $19.35 $20.97 $40.32
Delta Dental Premier (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $19.35 $29.84 $49.19
University Choice $35.92 $20.97 $56.89
Delta Dental Premier: Twin Cities & Duluth $28.23 $20.97 $49.20
HealthPartners Dental $25.06 $20.97 $46.03
HealthPartners Dental Choice $29.01 $20.97 $49.98

Former Employee and Spouse with or without Children

 Plan Employee Cost U Contribution Total Cost
Delta Dental PPO (Twin Cites & Duluth Base Plan) $22.45 $24.32 $46.77
Delta Dental Premier (Greater Minnesota Base Plan) $22.45 $34.86 $57.31
University Choice $41.85 $24.32 $66.17
Delta Dental Premier: Twin Cities & Duluth $32.99 $24.32 $57.31
HealthPartners Dental $27.64 $24.32 $51.96
HealthPartners Dental Choice $32.10 $24.32 $56.42

 

Rates under COBRA

If you are continuing coverage under the COBRA continuation provisions, you must pay the full cost of your dental coverage plus a two-percent administrative fee.

 

2018 Monthly Dental Rates

Applicant only

Plan Rate
Delta Dental PPO (Base plan for Twin Cites and Duluth
$37.22
Delta Dental Premier (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$45.61
University Choice 
$52.53
Delta Dental Premier 
$45.61
HealthPartners Dental 
$41.31
HealthPartners Dental Choice 
$44.95

Applicant and Children

Plan Rate
Delta Dental PPO (Base plan for Twin Cites and Duluth)
$89.11
Delta Dental Premier (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$108.71
University Choice 
$125.73
Delta Dental Premier 
$108.73
HealthPartners Dental 
$101.72
HealthPartners Dental Choice 
$110.46

Applicant and Spouse with or without Children

Plan Rate
Delta Dental PPO (Base plan for Twin Cites and Duluth)
$103.37
Delta Dental Premier (Base plan for Greater Minnesota)
$126.65
University Choice 
$146.24
Delta Dental Premier
$126.65
HealthPartners Dental 
$114.83
HealthPartners Dental Choice 
$124.68

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