STATE OF CONNECTICUT
THE STATE COMPTROLLER
May 22, 1997
TO THE HEADS OF ALL STATE AGENCIES
|ATTENTION:||Personnel and Payroll Officers|
|SUBJECT:||1997 - 1998 COBRA Continuation Coverage Rates|
The following new MONTHLY rates are for continuation coverage under COBRA, effective July 1, 1997.
|1||Blue Cross State Preferred||$245.86||$540.89||$663.82|
|2||M.D. Health Plan||$188.89||$415.57||$510.01|
|3||State BlueCare Point of Enrollment||$201.36||$442.99||$543.67|
|4||Blue Cross Out of Area||$245.86||$540.89||$663.82|
|5||State BlueCare Point of Service||$223.73||$492.20||$604.06|
|7||Blue Cross Indemnity A & C||$19.56||$59.75||$59.75|
|8||Blue Cross Indemnity A, B & C||$24.77||$69.48||$69.48|
The above rates include a 2 percent administration fee.
A revised Form CO-1022, "Group Health Insurance Continuation Coverage Election", is attached to this memo, and should be duplicated for agency use in notification to employees and/or beneficiaries. It is important that both sides of the form are given to the employee/beneficiary. Previous versions of this form should be discarded.
Questions concerning this matter should be directed to the Retirement and Benefit Services Division, Health Care Analysis Unit, at (860) 702-3538.
Very truly yours,
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