Section 105-022; Res. 14-04; Amending the City of Columbia Employee Health Care Plan and the City of Columbia Employee Dental Plan



Council Bill No.          R 14-04          


A RESOLUTION

amending the City of Columbia Employee Health Care Plan and the City of Columbia Employee Dental Plan.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The City of Columbia Employee Health Care Plan is amended as follows:

A.    All references to Alliance Blue Cross/Blue Shield are amended to refer to United HealthCare.

B.    The deductible carry-over provisions in Article IV are deleted.

C.    The Schedule of Benefits in Article IV is amended by substituting Exhibit A, pages 27 thru 30 of the plan, for the corresponding provisions in the current plan.

D.    The definition of “out-of-geographic area” in Article VIII is replaced with the following definition: “Out-of-geographic area means, for purposes of determining the applicable percentage of coverage, that you meet the following requirements: you are a Retiree, COBRA participant, a covered dependent or a covered individual who must seek treatment beyond the preferred provider network.  Note: This provision does not apply in circumstances in which you choose to seek treatment beyond the network area.”

    SECTION 2.  The City of Columbia Employee Dental Plan is amended to eliminate all references to United Dental Care DMO.