Who's Eligible?

Eligibility for health care for those not yet eligible for Medicare will be as follows:

  1. Retired from the Traditional Pension Plan or Combined Plan
  2. Age 65 with a minimum of 20 years of qualifying service credit
  3. Retirees under age 65 can qualify by meeting unreduced pension eligibility per their retirement group:
    • Group A - 30 years of qualifying service credit at any age
    • Group B - 32 years of qualifying service credit at any age or 31 years
      minimum age 52
    • Group C - 32 years of qualifying service credit and minimum age 55

Determining your allowance percentage

To determine your allowance percentage, compare the table below to the following:

Notes for those retired and enrolled prior to 2015:

The minimum allowance amount is 51%, while the maximum is 90%.
Health Care Allowance Percentage
Years of
Service / Age
60
and under
61 62 63 64 65
and over
20 51% 54% 57% 60% 63% 66%
21 53% 56% 59% 62% 65% 68%
22 55% 58% 61% 64% 67% 70%
23 57% 60% 63% 66% 69% 72%
24 59% 62% 65% 68% 71% 74%
25 61% 64% 67% 70% 73% 76%
26 63% 66% 69% 72% 75% 78%
27 65% 68% 71% 74% 77% 80%
28 67% 70% 73% 76% 79% 82%
29 69% 72% 75% 78% 81% 84%
30 71% 74% 77% 80% 83% 86%
31 73% 76% 79% 82% 85% 88%
32 75% 78% 81% 84% 87% 90%
33 76% 79% 82% 85% 88% 90%
34 77% 80% 83% 86% 89% 90%
35 78% 81% 84% 87% 90% 90%
36 79% 82% 85% 88% 90% 90%
37 80% 83% 86% 89% 90% 90%
38 81% 84% 87% 90% 90% 90%
39 82% 85% 88% 90% 90% 90%
40 83% 86% 89% 90% 90% 90%
41 84% 87% 90% 90% 90% 90%
42 85% 88% 90% 90% 90% 90%

Determining your monthly allowance

To determine your monthly allowance, compare the table below to the following:

Monthly Allowance
Health Care
Allowance Percentage
Medicare
($350 base allowance)
Pre-Medicare
($1,200 base allowance)
51% $178.50 $612.00
53% $185.50 $636.00
54% $189.00 $648.00
55% $192.50 $660.00
56% $196.00 $672.00
57% $199.50 $684.00
58% $203.00 $696.00
59% $206.50 $708.00
60% $210.00 $720.00
61% $213.50 $732.00
62% $217.00 $744.00
63% $220.50 $756.00
64% $224.00 $768.00
65% $227.50 $780.00
66% $231.00 $792.00
67% $234.50 $804.00
68% $238.00 $816.00
69% $241.50 $828.00
70% $245.00 $840.00
71% $248.50 $852.00
72% $252.00 $864.00
73% $255.50 $876.00
74% $259.00 $888.00
75% $262.50 $900.00
76% $266.00 $912.00
77% $269.50 $924.00
78% $273.00 $936.00
79% $276.50 $948.00
80% $280.00 $960.00
81% $283.50 $972.00
82% $287.00 $984.00
83% $290.50 $996.00
84% $294.00 $1,008.00
85% $297.50 $1,020.00
86% $301.00 $1,032.00
87% $304.50 $1,044.00
88% $308.00 $1,056.00
89% $311.50 $1,068.00
90% $315.00 $1,080.00