CHEMUNG COUNTY RETIREE INSURANCE ENROLLEES - your annual premium rate mailing will be sent out mid-November after the rates are considered and approved by the Chemung County Legislature.
2021 MEDICARE BLUE PPO PLANS - NEW
We will not be holding our annual Medicare plan meetings this year.
More resources will be posted here when available.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT - click here
2021 MEDICARE BLUE PPO HIGH OPTION - click here
2021 MEDICARE BLUE PPO LOW OPTION - click here
2021 CHANGE PLAN FORM AND APPLICATION (DUE 11/30/20) - click here
DENTAL TPA CHANGE - EFFECTIVE 7/1/2020
Lifetime Benefit Solutions (LBS) has been the Third Party Administrator (TPA) for Chemung County's dental plan; however, LBS is no longer providing this service in their line of business. Excellus is taking over as the TPA for Chemung County's self-insured dental plan effective 7/1/2020. Excellus is mailing ID cards out the week of 6/15/2020. Please click here for important information regarding this transition you need to know.
Many items are no longer available to be linked to the Excellus Website from our County Website. These items are available to you by creating your own member account on the Excellus Website.
>>> CREATE A MEMBER ACCOUNT/REGISTER ON THE EXCELLUS WEBSITE:Click here <<<
Order/view Excellus ID cards, track your deductible and out-of-pocket maximum, find a doctor/participating provider, view benefits including the current 3-tier formulary, maintenance medication lists for mail order, view your claims, EOB's & more.
Learn more about the TELEMEDICINE benefit through MD LIVE: Click here
Here is what you need to register for Telemedicine: Click here
When you are logged in on your Excellus account (see register on Excellus Website), under find a doctor choose Telemedicine Visit
Did You Know....there are Urgent Care Centers in Chemung County? Under certain non-emergent conditions, Urgent Care Centers can be a less expensive alternative to the emergency room.
Emergency Care vs. Urgent Care - Understanding the Difference: Click here
Excellus Blue Card and Travel Coverage - Click here for information about how your Excellus Blue PPO or Classic Blue Plan works when you are home, away or in another country. If you have additional questions, please contact the Excellus customer care card on your ID card.
Dependent Coverage through Age 29 - Young Adult Option (NYS Law effective January 1, 2010.
For more information, please Click here.
Please contact Excellus for additional information and to obtain the Excellus Young Adult Dependent Through Age 29 Certification Form