Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) plans

A one-stop-shop for Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) plan information for retirees.

Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) plan options

In general, PEBB retirees may choose from the plans listed below. Your options are limited to the plans available in your county and whether you are enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B. Remember, if you cover eligible dependents, everyone must enroll in the same medical plan (with some exceptions, based on eligibility for Medicare Part A and Part B).

Non-Medicare

  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic
  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Consumer-Directed Health Plan (CDHP)
  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) SoundChoice (Note: At least one family member must not be enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B.)
  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value

Medicare

  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Medicare Advantage
  • Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Original Medicare

Learn more about the plans.

Find a provider

Visit one of Kaiser Permanente WA's (formerly Group Health) online provider directories.

Certificates of Coverage

Non-Medicare retiree plans

2017

Medicare retiree plans

2017

Summaries of benefits and coverage

Non-Medicare

2017

Medicare

2017 Monthly plan costs

Medicare

Members enrolled in Part A and Part B of Medicare: Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Medicare Plan Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) SoundChoice Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value
Subscriber only $176.17 N/A2 N/A2 N/A2
Subscriber and spouse1
(1 Medicare eligible)
N/A2 $847.97 $747.25 $770.26
Subscriber and spouse1
(2 Medicare eligible)
$347.62 N/A2 N/A2 N/A2
Subscriber and child(ren)
(1 Medicare eligible)
N/A2 $680.02 $604.48 $621.74
Subscriber and child(ren)
(2 Medicare eligible)
$347.62 N/A2 N/A2 N/A2
Full family
(1 Medicare eligible)
N/A2 $1,351.82 $1,175.56 $1,215.83
Full family
(2 Medicare eligible)
N/A2 $851.47 $775.93 $793.19
Full family
(3 Medicare eligible)
$519.07 N/A2 N/A2 N/A2

1or state-registered domestic partner

2If a Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) subscriber is enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B and covers a family member who is not eligible for Medicare, the family member must enroll in a Group Health Classic or Value plan and the subscriber will pay a combined Medicare and non-Medicare rate.

Non-Medicare

Members not eligible for Medicare
(or enrolled in Part A only)
Subscriber only Subscriber and spouse* Subscriber and child(ren) Full family
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic $676.52 $1,348.32 $1,180.37 $1,852.17
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) CDHP $563.28 $1,115.34 $991.91 $1,485.64
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) SoundChoice $575.80 $1,146.88 $1,004.11 $1,575.19
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value $598.81 $1,192.90 $1,044.38 $1,638.47

*or state-registered domestic partner

Medical plan service areas

In most cases, you must live in a medical plan’s service area to join the plan. Use the tables below to make sure you live in the plan's service area.

Washington
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) CDHP
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value
 

Benton

Columbia

Franklin

Grays Harbor (ZIP Codes: 98541,98557, 98559,
and 98568)

Island

King

Kitsap

Kittitas

Lewis

Lincoln (ZIP Codes: 99008, 99029, 99032, and 99122)

Mason

Pend Oreille (ZIP Code: 99009)

Pierce

San Juan

Skagit

Snohomish

Spokane

Stevens (ZIP Codes: 99006, 99013, 99026, 99034, 99040, 99110, 99148, and 99173)

Thurston

Walla Walla

Whatcom

Whitman

Yakima

Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Medicare Advantage

Grays Harbor (ZIP Codes: 98541, 98557, 98559, and 98568)

Island

King

Kitsap

Lewis

Mason (ZIP Codes: 98312, 98524, 98528, 98541, 98546, 98548, 98555, 98560, 98584, 98588, and 98592)

Pierce

San Juan

Skagit
Snohomish

Spokane

Thurston

Whatcom

Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Original Medicare

Benton

Columbia

Franklin

Kittitas

Lincoln (ZIP Codes: 99008, 99029, 99032, and 99122)

Mason*

Pend Oreille (ZIP Code: 99009)

Stevens (ZIP Codes: 99006, 99013, 99026, 99034, 99040, 99110, 99148, and 99173)

Walla Walla

Whitman

Yakima

Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) SoundChoice

King

Pierce

Snohomish

Thurston

 

* Original Medicare is available in ZIP Codes where Medicare Advantage is not available.

Oregon
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) CDHP
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Original Medicare
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value
Umatilla (ZIP Codes: 97810, 97813, 97835, 97862, 97882, and 97886)
Idaho
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Classic
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) CDHP
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Original Medicare
Kaiser Permanente WA (formerly Group Health) Value

Kootenai

Latah

Contact

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington (formerly Group Health)
Online:
Kaiser Permanente WA for PEBB retirees
Phone: 206-630-4636 or 1-888-901-4636
TTY: 711 or 1-800-833-6388