High Deductible Health Plan
UNC-Chapel Hill offers the High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) through the State Health Plan of North Carolina. Non-permanent (Temporary) employees working an average of 30 (.75 FTE) or more hours per week are eligible for coverage under this plan.
This is a High Deductible Health Plan with features that include: Affordable Care Act (ACA) preventive care services and medications covered at 100% with In-network providers. The University contributes a portion of the monthly towards the plan’s cost.
To find out if you are eligible for this benefit, please contact Benefits at 919-843-8000.
- You must first contact the HR Benefits office 919-843-8000 or firstname.lastname@example.org of your interest to participate
- Next, you must go to the North Carolina State Health Plan Member Portal to complete your registration and enrollment.
(*Note: You will not be able to initiate or complete step 2 until you have first contacted the HR Benefits office.)
Information on the site includes:
- Enrollment Guide
- Rate Sheet
- HDHP Summary of Benefits
- Employee FACT Sheet
- 2015 Express Scripts’ National Preferred Formulary
To find a provider within the MedCost network, visit Medcost.com, click “Locate a Provider” and select “MedCost/MedCost ULTRA”
NOTE: Do not use the Find a Doctor icon found on the State Health Plan’s website.
The HDHP plan is a prepaid plan, which means you, will pay premiums one month in advance through a direct bill received from the billing administrator CobraGuard. View monthly premium rates for High Deductible Health Plan for Non-Medicare Subscribers.
For more information or if you are interested in applying for this coverage, please contact the Benefits Office at 919-843-8000 or email@example.com for further instructions.