Eligibility for Retired Group SHBP coverage is available to qualified retirees from the State including State colleges and universities, and Participating Local Government Employers, as determined by the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP).
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Retiree Medical Rates
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State and Local Government Retired Health Benefit Applications
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Retiree prescription drug coverage is included with retired group medical plan enrollment. OptumRx is the pharmacy benefits administrator for all Retired Group members of the SHBP.
Medical Plan Rates for retirees enrolled in Private Medicare Part D Plans are available by request to the NJDPB's Office of Client Services
If you retired from the State and earned 25 years of service after June 30, 2007 but before June 28, 2011, or retired on a disability retirement on or after August 1, 2007 but before June 28, 2011, you are eligible to enroll in the Retiree Wellness Program (RWP). If you do not enroll and meet the yearly requirements, you have to pay 1.5% of your gross retirement check. *
*ABP retirees pay a health contribution equal to 1.5% of 50% of the highest salary the retiree had in the 5 years prior to retirement.
Wellness Program forms
NJ DIRECT Forms – Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ):
For Aetna Wellness information and forms visit: aetnastatenj.com/state/wellness.php
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