Benefits Administration

General Benefits Information

Santa Cruz County Office of Education (Santa Cruz COE) employees who qualify for benefits are covered according to their Employee Unit Agreements or by Superintendent/Board Policy. 

For a Plan Benefits Summary you may click on the appropriate classification below. (The benefits summaries are pdf files that require Adobe Acrobat for viewing.)

Contact information for our insurance carriers is as follows:

Anthem Blue Cross Member Services for HMO: See back of ID card -or-
Anthem HMOs – Benefits Plan Information:

Anthem Blue Cross Member Services for HMO

(See back of ID Card)

Anthem HMOs – Benefits Plan Information:

Premier ($20 office/$200 hospital)

Classic ($20 office/$40 specialist/$250 hospital)

Value ($30 office/$40 specialist/$500 hospital)

Anthem Blue Cross Employee Assistance Program:

Anthem Blue Cross Member Services for PPO

(See back of ID Card)

Anthem PPOs – Benefits Plan Information:

90E ($300/$600 deductible 90/10  – Classified/Mgmt/Board/Conf)
90E ($300/$600 deductible 90/10  – CTA/CTEP)
80G ($500/$1000 deductible 80/20  – Classified/Mgmt/Board/Conf/CTA/CTEP)

Affordable Care Act Plan

Kaiser Permanente

Prescription Coverage

Delta Dental:

888-335-8227 |  Website

American Fidelity:

800-662-1113 |  Website

Standard Disability:

800-368-1135 |  Website

Behavioral Health coverage:

Employee Assistance Program

Open Enrollment is generally held during the months of August and September. Due to Health Insurance Privacy Act (HIPAA) requirements, if you have claims issues, please contact the insurance carrier first to try and resolve your particular issue. If you need further assistance, please contact Benefits at 831-466-5614.