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The State of Kansas (through the Kansas Department of Health and Environment-KDHE) and Kansas State University provide benefits eligible employees with health insurance plans and related programs as part of their total compensation. Enrollment in these programs is optional. The composition and enrollment period changes from time to time.

2018 Health Insurance Coverage - Special Notice

Online enrollment begins October 1 and ends October 31, 2017. Coverage is effective January 1, 2018. Information for 2018 State Employee Health Plan (SEHP) open enrollment is now available. Please be aware that ALL employees must enroll during the online October open enrollment period for January 1, 2018 coverage.

The K-State annual benefits fair will be held on Thursday, October 5. There will be two presentations of the 2018 SEHP insurance information. Presentations will be at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

2018 open enrollment resources

Health Plan BookletView the 2017 Health Plan Booklet (pdf) on the State Employee Health Plan website


Dental

  • Check out the KDHE Delta Dental website for more information
  • To be eligible, must be enrolled in group health insurance
  • The university and employee contribute toward the cost of coverage

Medical

  • Check out the KDHE Health Insurance website for more information
    • Enrollment and change forms found on the various medical plan homepages are not applicable for State of Kansas employees. All enrollment and change are done by the employee online in the Membership Application Portal.
  • NOTE: Employees desiring to enroll dependents are required by the State of Kansas to provide proof of relationship/dependency for each dependent. Appropriate documentation would include such items as marriage license for spouse or birth certificate for children.
  • Eligibility: (1) First day of month following 30 days of employment, (2) during annual open enrollment, or (3) within 31 days of a qualifying event.
  • The university and employee contribute toward the cost of coverage

Prescription Drug Plan

  • Check out the KDHE Caremark website for more information
  • To be eligible, must be enrolled in group health insurance
  • The university and employee contribute toward the cost of coverage

Vision Services Plan


2017 Health Insurance Coverage Review

To review 2017 health coverage and health savings/health reimbursement account information, you must review directly from the State of Kansas Membership Administrative Portal (MAP). Your enrollment information will no longer be able to be seen on your benefits summary or broken out on your self-service paycheck.

Steps to review 2017 enrollment

  • Log into HRIS as you do to review your paycheck
  • Go to Employee Self Service
  • Select Benefits
  • Select Health Insurance Enrollment
  • You may need to reenter your eID & Password
  • Select the Benefits tab to review 2017 elections
  • After reviewing, be sure to select Logout

If you have questions on your enrollment, please feel free to email the State Employee Health Plan directly at sehpmembership@kdheks.gov. If you have other questions, please direct them to benefits@ksu.edu and we will assist you.

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