To ensure that only eligible dependents are covered under the Local Government Health Plan (LGHP), CMS has retained the services of HMS Employer Solutions (HMS) to conduct a Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit. 08/22/2013
- Effective April 2nd, Express Scripts acquired Medco Health Solutions. Members will continue to receive medications without changes to the plan or network. 04/04/12
- The Local Government Health Plan (LGHP) Benefits Handbook has been updated. Please click on the Benefit Program Books heading below to view the updated handbook. 11/16/11
Members who enroll in the Local Government Health Plan (LGHP) receive health, prescription, dental, vision and behavioral health benefits. Dependents can be enrolled in the program at an additional cost and will have the same health plan and benefits as the member.
The health, dental, vision and prescription benefits offered to LGHP participants are administered by various plan administrators. Members interested in changing their coverage elections may do so upon experiencing an eligible qualifying change in status and should contact their Health Plan Representative (HPR) for more information.
Benefit Program Books
All available benefit plans and programs are explained in detail in the Member Handbook and Benefit Choice Options Booklet. Also included are amendments that update the handbook and a summary document indicating the benefit levels of the Local Care Health Plan (LCHP).
Whenever questions arise, plan participants have various resources they can use. On the Contact Information page, members may view the phone number for the Group Insurance Division LGHP and all of the LGHP plan administrator websites. Members may find answers to general LGHP questions on the Frequently Asked Questions page.
Members and Health Plan Representatives can complete and print group insurance forms.
Information regarding what Medicare is and how it affects your group insurance coverage.