healthcare

(November 4 – 22, 2013) Open Enrollment is the time for Officers to review your current health, life and/or optional benefit elections and the dependents covered under your health plan and make changes for the upcoming benefit year, beginning January 1, 2014. Because of a change in the plan year, changes in health benefits and changes in optional benefits, it is especially critical to review your benefits and the impacts these changes will have.

The State has decided Aetna will now administer all medical and pharmacy claims for the AlaskaCare health plans and Moda Health will administer all dental claims. The State hopes to provide a variety of enhanced services, including expanded medical and dental networks and mobile tools to help you find a doctor and estimate the price of a procedure through this change in administer.

All information is available on the State of Alaska website.