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Group Insurance Plans
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Pre-Tax Deductions for Health Insurance
Pre-tax payroll deductions are made for the city's health insurance and dental programs. Pre-tax deductions enable employees to avoid paying federal, state, and FICA taxes on the amounts of these payroll deducted premiums. This is permitted through Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Medical (CareFirst)
All full-time employees are eligible for medical insurance. HMO, HMO Open Access, Opt-Out Open Access, and Blue Preferred PPO plans are offered. The City of Greenbelt pays 80% of the Opt-Out Open Access Plan premium in each tier; single, two-person, or family. The employee pays the remainder for the plan that they chose. Participation is optional.

Contact Info:
CareFirst BlueCross / BlueShield
Plan Number: 4L33
Member Services: 800-296-5555 or 202-484-6318

Dental Benefits (Delta)
All full-time employees are eligible for dental insurance through Delta Dental.  Delta Dental offers the following plans:
  • PPO Dentists - Although the Delta Dental plan allows you the freedom to visit any licensed dentist, you’ll save more on your out-of-pocket costs when you visit a Delta Dental PPO dentist.
  • Premier Network - The Delta Dental Premier network also provides cost-saving features and is the next best option when you can’t find a PPO dentist. The dentists you choose determine your costs. Premier dentists’ contracted fees are usually slightly higher than PPO dentists’ contracted fees.
  • Non-Delta Dental Dentists - Non-Delta Dental dentists have no fee agreements with Delta Dental, so you will usually have the highest out-of-pocket costs when you visit a non-Delta Dental dentists. You are responsible for the difference between what Delta Dental pays and the dentist’s fee.

Visit the Delta Dental website to manage your dental plan. You can check benefits, go paperless with electronic dental benefit statements, print your ID card,and find the average costs of a dental procedure in your area.

Contact Info:
Delta Dental
Group Number: MD15951
Member Services: 800-932-0783

Group Life Insurance (Aetna)
The City provides life insurance of $25,000 per employee. There is no cost to the employee for this benefit. Within the first 30 days of employment, employees have the option of purchasing guarantee issue supplemental life insurance equal to the lesser of $125,000 or three-times the employee’s salary. To purchase insurance above the aforementioned amounts to a maximum of $200,000 evidence of insurability is required. Optional dependent life insurance is also available with the employee supplemental insurance. Life insurance guidelines and rates are available in the Human Resources Department.  

Contact Info:
Aetna Life Insurance
Member Services / Claims: 877-465-0424
Control Number: 493385

Long Term Care Insurance (Unum)
All classified employees have the option of purchasing long-term care insurance. This insurance is paid entirely by the employee. Long-term care will assist in paying the costs associated with home care, assisted living, or nursing home care. Participants have the option of purchasing long-term care insurance for themselves or coverage for eligible family members at group rates through payroll deduction.

Contact Info:
Unum Long Term Care Insurance
Policy Number: 394453
Member Services Number: 1-800-693-4988