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Graduate Appointees/Appointed PostDoc Fellows

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Medical Plan

The plan is administered by Anthem and is available to all eligible Appointees, regardless of area of residence. Network providers include Anthem Blue Access PPO and BCBS Blue Card providers in other states. When network providers are used, plan members have lower out-of-pocket expenses. Plan members who receive out-of-network services have higher out-of-pocket expenses, except in the case of an emergency.

Medical Plan Highlights

2017/2018 Appointee Premiums and Billing

Premiums for qualifying Appointees are fully paid by the University.

Fall 2017^
Spring 2018^
Fall 2018^
^The Fall premium is for August 1 – December 31. The Spring premium is for January 1 – July 31. The rate includes both medical and dental coverage.

2018 Dependent Premiums

Medical Monthly
Dental Monthly
Total Monthly

*Dependent premium rates are paid for by the Appointee on a monthly basis to IU Human Resources. See the Eligibility and Enrollment Guidelines to verify if your dependent qualifies.

* Beginning July 1, 2016, premiums for all eligible dependents of the School of Medicine Postdoctoral Fellows will also be covered by the school.

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Prescription Drugs (Rx)

This medical plan's prescription benefit includes medications available on the CVS Caremark Formulary, which may offer potential savings when a physician prescribes formulary medications.

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Mental Health and Chemical Dependency

This medical plan offers full benefits from Anthem Behavioral Health network providers. Partial benefits are received from non-network providers. All services must be authorized in advance in order to be covered.

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This medical plan's vision program is Blue View Vision-Exam Plus Option #5.  Anthem has an extensive nationwide network of doctors who provide quality eye care and materials. When you are seen by a participating doctor, your plan covers an eye examination, less any applicable copayment. You may also purchase eyeglass frames, lenses, and contact lenses at a discount.

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