Learn About Your 2021 Benefits Options

You have important decisions to make during Open Enrollment. Medical plans are changing in 2021, and you must re-elect all of your benefits. Here are the resources to help you to learn about your options.


Download benefits information here:

2021 Benefits Guide PDF    2021 Benefits Summary PDF

View the recorded virtual Benefits Open Enrollment expo


Watch the recording of the virtual Benefits Open Enrollment expo above, or open the recording in a new window.

You may also view Human Resources’ recent Benefits Open Enrollment presentation and slide deck. 



Information About Your Benefits

ADOA Medical Plans for 2021

The Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) and Exclusive Provider Organization (EPO) plans are being replaced with a new plan called the Triple Choice Plan (TCP). Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and UnitedHealthcare will be the medical insurance carriers.

The High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) with Health Savings Account (HSA) will continue to be offered, but with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and UnitedHealthcare as new insurance carriers and Optum as the new HSA bank.

Some premiums will change. The University will continue to contribute approximately 88% of the total premium cost. Some deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums will increase.

Learn About Your Medical Plan Options

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