Health Plans

What is a Qualifying Event?

  • A qualifying event is an event that triggers a special enrollment period for an individual or family to add/change health care coverage outside of the regular annual open enrollment period.  Examples of qualifying events include: the birth or adoption of a child, marriage, divorce, or loss of other coverage. For more information contact benefits@k12northstar.org.

Coordination of Benefits

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ComPsych Guidance Resources

  • ComPsych® GuidanceResources® offers district employees a no-cost, confidential solution during life's challenging moments.  

    • Confidential Emotional Support
    • Legal Guidance
    • Financial Resources

    Services are available 24/7 to a Guidance Consultant SM, who can answer your questions, and if needed, refer you to a counselor or other resources.

    • Call: 877.533.2363
    • TDD: 800.697.0353
    • Online Support: guidanceresources.com
      • App: GuidanceResources® Now
      • Web ID: MY5848i

    More information:

Joint Committee on Health Benefits

  • The Joint Committee on Health Benefits helps determine health care benefits provided to employees, including:

    • Dates of eligibility
    • Benefit schedules
    • Deductibles
    • Co-payment provisions
    • Preferred provider programs
    • Wellness programs
    • Other options designed to enhance benefit options while containing costs

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Last Modified on March 11, 2019