PEB Board discusses potential future dental and vision benefit enhancements

Thu, 05/19/2022

On May 12, 2022, the Public Employees Benefits Board (PEB Board) met virtually. The meeting was open to the public via Zoom.

Meeting recap

Highlights are listed below. See the briefing book for all presentation materials.

Health Care Authority (HCA) staff provided presentations on the following:

  • Discussion of specific proposals of potential future benefit design enhancements for the Uniform Dental Plan
  • Overview of existing vision benefit design and results of a recent member survey, as well as a preview of potential future vision benefit enhancement discussions
  • Tax-advantaged account benefit offerings and an upcoming procurement process related to these benefits
  • Wellness program updates, including the SmartHealth platform upgrade and procurement information

The Board met in executive session before adjourning.

Next meeting

The next public meeting of the PEB Board is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 9. Board members and the public may attend virtually via Zoom. The link or call-in number for the virtual meeting will be noted on the meeting agenda. The meeting agenda will be posted on the PEB Board Meetings and materials webpage.