Health Care Fund

The primary objective of the Health Care Fund is to secure health care coverage (a discretionary benefit) for eligible Traditional Pension and Combined Plan retirees. The assets of the Health Care fund shall be invested with the objectives of preservation of capital and maintaining a reasonable solvency period as defined by the OPERS Board of Trustees from time to time.

Investment Philosophy

The Board believes OPERS’ assets should be managed in a fashion that reflects OPERS’ unique liabilities, funding resources, and portfolio size, by incorporating accepted investment theory and reliable, empirical evidence.

Specifically, OPERS has adopted the following principles: