Open enrollment ends at 11:59 p.m. November 15. If you have not selected your benefits or submitted changes by this time, you will not be enrolled or your changes will not be made.

Kaiser Permanente WA

Learn about the Kaiser Permanente WA plans available to school employees.

 What are my plan options?

In general, you may choose from the plans listed below. Remember, if you cover eligible dependents, everyone must enroll in the same medical plan. Learn more about the plans.

Kaiser Permanente WA

  • Kaiser Permanente WA Core 1
  • Kaiser Permanente WA Core 2
  • Kaiser Permanente WA Core 3
  • Kaiser Permanente WA SoundChoice

Kaiser Permanente WA Options, Inc.

  • Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 1
  • Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 2
  • Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 3

How do I find a provider?

Visit one of Kaiser Permanente WA's online provider directories.

What are the full benefits of each plan?

The following documents — called a Certificate of Coverage — provide in-depth descriptions of the health care benefits for each plan. For a summary of benefits and costs, see Is there a quick way to see benefits and costs?

Certificates of Coverage

2020

Is there a quick way to see benefits and cost?

The following documents — called a Summary of Benefits and Coverage — provide summaries of what each plan covers and what it costs. For in-depth descriptions of benefits and coverage, see What are the full benefits of each plan?

Summaries of Benefits and Coverage

2020

What are the monthly costs?

2020

Plan Subscriber Subscriber and spouse1  Subscriber and child(ren)  Subscriber, spouse1, and child(ren)
Kaiser Permanente WA Core 1 $13 $26 $23 $39
Kaiser Permanente WA Core 2 $19 $38 $33 $57
Kaiser Permanente WA Core 3 $89 $178 $156 $267
Kaiser Permanente WA SoundChoice $49 $98 $86 $147
Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 1 $39 $78 $68 $117
Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 2 $69 $138 $121 $207
Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 3 $116 $232 $203 $348

1 Or state-registered domestic partner 

Do I live in the medical plan's service area?

The tables below show plans available by county. All school employees will be offered a selection of plans based on their county of residence. Some school employees, including employees who live outside Washington State, may have more plan options if they work in a district that crosses county lines or is in a county that borders Idaho or Oregon.

Use the tables below to make sure you live in the plan's service area. Be sure to call the plan(s) you are interested in to ask about provider availability in your county. If you move out of your plan's service area, you may need to change plans. You must report your new address to your payroll or benefits office no later than 60 days after your move.

Plan name

County A - K County L - S County T - Z

Kaiser Permanente WA Core 1

Kaiser Permanente WA Core 2

Benton

Columbia

Franklin

Island

King

Kitsap

Kittitas

Lewis

Mason

Pierce

Skagit

Snohomish

Spokane

Thurston

Walla Walla

Whatcom

Whitman

Yakima

Kaiser Permanente WA Core 3

Benton

Columbia

Franklin

Island

Kittitas

Lewis

Mason

Skagit

Walla Walla

Whatcom

Whitman

Yakima

Kaiser Permanente WA SoundChoice

King

Kitsap

Pierce

Snohomish

Spokane

Thurston

Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 1

Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 2

Kaiser Permanente WA Options Access PPO 3

Island

King

Kitsap

Lewis

Mason

Pierce

Skagit

Snohomish

Spokane

Thurston

Whatcom

 

Contact

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington Options, Inc.
Online:
Kaiser Permanente WA for school employees
Phone: 1-800-728-2779
TTY: 1-800-833-6388 or 711