Grant Wood AEA - Employee Benefits
Wellmark - Blue Cross Blue Shield of Iowa
1331 Grand Avenue
PO Box 9232
Des Moines, IA 50306-9232
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are offered Wellmark health insurance products. The web site www.wellmark.com has many self-service tools for members. Employees can view benefits and personal claims status/history, search to find providers and medication information, and order ID cards from the web site.
Metro Interagency Insurance Plan (MIIP) Overview
Monthly Insurance Rates 2021-2022
Health Plan Notices
Annual Health Plan Notices
Children's Health Insurance Program Notice
Health Insurance Marketplace Notice
HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices
Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage Notice
Mental Health (MHPAEA) Annual Disclosure Notice
Notice of Special Enrollment Rules
Delta Dental Plan of Iowa
PO Box 9000
Johnston, IA 50131-9000
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are offered Delta Dental insurance. The web site www.deltadentalia.com provides many services. Employees can view benefits information and claims history, search for providers, order ID cards and download claim forms from the web site.
EyeMed Vision Care
4000 Luxottica Pl, PO Box 8504
Mason, OH 45040
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are offered vision insurance that includes routine eye exams and eyewear benefits.
CIGNA Group Life Insurance Company, Inc.
PO Box 20310
Lehigh Valley, PA 18003-9924
Eligible Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are provided group-term life insurance coverage. Employees may also apply for supplemental life and dependent life coverage at their own expense.
Madison National Life Insurance Company, Inc.
National Insurance Services
250 S. Executive Drive
Brookfield, WI 53005
Eligible Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are provided long-term disability coverage.
MNL Long Term Disability - Certificate of Insurance
IRS - Section 125 - Pre-Tax Spending Account
ASI Flex, Inc.
PO Box 6044
Columbia, MO 65205-6044
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are able to tax-defer a portion of wages and set up a medical account for out-of-pocket health care expenses not paid by insurance and/or a dependent care assistance account.
Iowa Public Employees' Retirement System (IPERS)
7401 Register Drive
PO Box 9117
Des Moines, IA 50306-9117
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees have contribution rates of 6.29% employee share and 9.44% employer share. The web site www.ipers.org has the most current IPERS publications and forms for employees to access. (Member handbook, retirement planning session schedules, beneficiary designation forms, change of address forms, etc.)
Retirement Investors Club (RIC) - 403b Program
1305 E. Walnut
Des Moines, IA 50319-0150
Grant Wood Area Education Agency employees are able to participate in a voluntary retirement savings program administered by the RIC.
RIC 403(b) Program Summary
RIC 403(b) At-A-Glance
RIC Salary Reduction Form
Planwithease Participant User Guide
Planwithease: How to Access 403b Funds