Welcome to the Benefits Division. We are responsible for managing the benefit programs for Johnson County employees including: health, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, deferred compensation and the County match supplemental retirement, and flexible spending accounts which includes medical and dependent care reimbursement. We also work with the shared leave benefit program and coordinate the educational reimbursement program.
Benefits are an integral part of the overall compensation package provided by Johnson County. We strive to provide you and your eligible dependents with choices that meet you and your family’s needs.
Benefit Overview Guide provides a summary of Johnson County’s 2014 employee benefits program to assist you in making your benefit elections. Keep in mind the content is not all inclusive, and is not intended to be a legal document.
To assist with analyzing which 2014 medical plan option results in the lowest contribution and out-of-pocket medical expenses, use the 2014 Plan Calculator. Be sure to use the one that corresponds to your classification or how you qualify for coverage:
Although the 2014 Plan contribution rates (premiums) are included in the 2014 Plan Calculator based on your classification (COBRA, Retiree, Active/VRIP Retiree). Be sure you access the correct rate table for accurate information.
To discover if your medications are considered a "Preventive Medication", according to IRS guidelines, and therefore subject to the drug copayment structure under the BlueSaver plan option, access the link below:
For a list of Patient-Centered Medical Home providers, access www.bluekc.com and follow the search instructions according to the link below:
The County's plans continue to offer expansive preventive care coverage under all medical plan options. These three flyers list the recommended and covered preventive care services by covered member:
For active employees covered under the County's medical plan options only
Wellness Requirements - This is an instructional recap, with links, to assist employees with completing the FOUR checklist requirements by 11/1/2013!
If you have any questions, please contact your HR/payroll representative in your department or TFM-Benefits at firstname.lastname@example.org or (913) 715-0700.