The city provides employees and dependents with health insurance via the BlueCross BlueShield of Florida network, offering services from doctors and hospitals in Lake County, outside of Lake County, and even outside of Florida, allowing members to receive necessary medical attention just about anywhere they go.
Mail Order Pharmacy
The city's BlueCross BlueShield of Florida health plan provides a mail order pharmacy benefit managed by PrimeMail Therapeutics, LLC.
Discounted Member Services
Through its Blue 365 programs, participants can receive discounts on many services such as vision care, hearing care, and hearing aids, weight management plans, fitness club memberships, and even bicycle helmets.
The city provides group term life and AD&D insurance to its employees through Standard Insurance Company in the amount of $25,000. Employees may also purchase additional life and AD&D insurance in amounts up to $300,000, and dependent coverage for their spouses and/or dependents up to $10,000.
The city offers employees optional dental insurance through BlueCross BlueShield of Florida. Presently, two levels of benefits are available.
Vision Care Insurance
The City offers optional vision care insurance through CompBenefits. Coverage may be elected for employees and family members as well. Coverage includes both glasses and contact lens exams and prescriptions, as well as discounts on purchases.
The city offers its employee an array of supplemental insurance coverage through AFLAC, including short-term disability, cancer, hospitalization, accident, and many more. Information about these policies can be found by visiting AFLAC online.
Flexible Spending Accounts
A flexible spending account (FSA) allows employees to set aside a portion of their income (pre-tax), providing reimbursement for dependent care and unreimbursed medical expenses.