Bureau of Benefits

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The CMS Bureau of Benefits is the primary health care and insurance administrator for State universities, community colleges, teachers, State employees and retirees. In addition, the Bureau of Benefits administers a wide range of other programs including the State dependent and medical care assistance program for State workers, retirees, and their qualified dependents, the State commuter savings program, the Illinois workers’ compensation program, and the State of Illinois Deferred Compensation Plan (“Plan”).

Bureau of Benefits administers the programs listed below, with information for each also featured on this site;