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News

Find the latest information about School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) activities. 

Date

Announcement

August 3, 2021 SEB Board approves changes for 2022
July 22, 2021 SEB Board passes 2022 premiums
July 15, 2021

SEB Board considers 2022 premiums

June 24, 2021

SEB Board looks at UMP benefits resolutions, continuation coverage policy, and a financial update

June 3, 2021

SEB Board reviews benefit changes for 2022

May 20, 2021 COBRA premium subsidy available for eligible individuals
May 14, 2021 SmartHealth wellness incentive distribution error
May 10, 2021 SEBB Program's May Intercom newsletter
May 6, 2021 SEB Board looks at budget, new laws, a legislative report and COBRA subsidy
April 8, 2021 SEB Board approves resolutions regulating dual enrollment and changing long-term disability
March 11, 2021 SEB Board reviews 13 proposed resolutions
February 18, 2021 SEBB's February Intercom newsletter now available
February 17, 2021 COVID-19 relief: Changes to SEBB Medical FSA and DCAP rules
February 2, 2021 SEB Board readies for 2021 work
December 7, 2020 PEBB and SEBB programs release behavioral health webpages
October 6, 2020 SEBB's October Intercom newsletter now available
September 28, 2020 Children enrolled in PEBB or SEBB coverage may be eligible for Apple Health for kids with premiums
August 10, 2020 SEBB's August Intercom newsletter now available
July 31, 2020 Upcoming SEBB Program changes
July 24, 2020 SEB Board approves 2021 rates, vision enhancement
July 17, 2020 SEB Board reviews options on "two-year look back" rule, considers 2021 rates and LTD options
June 25, 2020 SEB Board considers impacts of COVID-19 on program
June 8, 2020 SEB Board hears reports on COVID-19, rulemaking, SmartHealth, and communications survey
May 8, 2020 SEB Board approves three resolutions
April 24, 2020 SEBB's April Intercom newsletter now available
April 4, 2020 SEB Board approves continuation coverage resolutions related to COVID-19
March 9, 2020 SEB Board approves resolution on rate development procedure
February 18, 2020 SEBB's February Intercom newsletter now available
January 28, 2020 SEB Board approves resolution on inclusion of paid hours, reviews open enrollment
September 5, 2019 SEB Board meets for the final time before open enrollment
August 2, 2019 SEB Board approves Premera medical premium resolution
July 30, 2019

SEB Board approves four medical plan premium resolutions

June 17, 2019 First SEBB Program newsletter mails to school employees
June 14, 2019

SEB Board prepares for July vote on medical insurance premium resolutions

May 20, 2019

SEB Board passes resolutions for rules regarding error correction and value-based formulary

April 18, 2019

SEB Board passes resolution setting rules for locally eligible [RCW 41.05.740(6)(e)] school employees

March 14, 2019 SEB Board passes policy resolutions on locally negotiated benefits and continuation coverage
March 6, 2019 SEBB Program sends first letter to school employees
January 25, 2019

SEB Board passes policy resolutions on wellness and continuation coverage

December 14, 2018 SEB Board passes two policy resolutions
December 13, 2018 State reaches tentative agreement with school employees on health care funding
November 13, 2018 SEB Board passes 18 resolutions on eligibility and benefits
October 4, 2018 SEB Board passes resolutions on dental plans, life and AD&D insurance
September 18, 2018 SEB Board passes resolution offering standalone group vision insurance
August 31, 2018

SEB Board passes resolutions on employee eligibility and life insurance benefits

August 27, 2018 HCA announces apparently successful bidders for SEBB fully insured medical plans
August 14, 2018 HCA announces apparently successful bidder(s) for SEBB standalone vision plans
July 31, 2018

SEB Board passes resolutions on eligibility for the employer contribution and more

July 3, 2018 HCA announces apparently successful bidder for short- and long-term disability insurance

June 15, 2018

SEB Board passes resolutions on effective date of coverage and self-insured medical plans
June 12, 2018 HCA releases RFP for fully insured medical plans
June 6, 2018 HCA releases redacted responses to fully insured medical and group vision RFIs
June 1, 2018 SEB Board passes resolutions on premium surcharges
May 14, 2018 PEBB and SEBB subscribers: changes to HCA's website
May 14, 2018 HCA releases RFP for short- and long-term disability insurance benefits
May 1, 2018 SEB Board approves benefit election period and premium tier ratio for school employees in 2020
April 11, 2018 HCA releases RFIs for fully insured medical and group vision benefits
March 26, 2018 School employee benefits legislation enacted into law
March 20, 2018 SEB Board approves dependent eligibility, benefit procurement, and benefit offerings for school employees in 2020
March 15, 2018 HCA requests claims data from insurance carriers for SEBB Program

March 9, 2018

School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) Program bill passes