Health Benefits

Northern Michigan University is pleased to be able to offer its employees a comprehensive benefits package. For additional information please select from the links below.

Medical w/Prescription

2017 Health Plan Rates (includes Rx coverage)

  Single Plan Two-Person Plan Family Plan
Staff* $ 47.50 $113.99 $142.49
Faculty** $ 61.75 $148.19 $185.23

*Full-time staff bi-weekly deduction is over 26 pays; less than full-time staff who do not collect 26 pays will have their deduction spread appropriately. **Faculty bi-weekly deduction is over 20 pays (10 in Winter and 10 in Fall)

MEDICAL coverage administered by BCBS of Michigan

BCBS Benefits-At-A-Glance (effective 1/1/2017)

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Summary of Benefits Coverage

Blue Cross "Your Benefits Guide"


PRESCRIPTION coverage administered by CVS Caremark *effective 1/1/2017

CVS Caremark Benefits-At-A-Glance

Participant Overview

Sample ID Card



Dental coverage administered by BCBS of Michigan

2017 Bi-weekly Dental Plan Rates

  Single Two-Person Family
AAUP/NMUFA/TOP/AFSCME $ 0 $ 0 $ 11.40
Non-Reps/AP's $ 0 $0 $ 0


Dental Benefits-At-A-Glance

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Vision coverage administered EyeMed

EyeMed Benefits-At-A-Glance

EyeMed Sunglass Savings

EyeMed Member Tools

Remember to download the EyeMed Members app for Apple or Android

Life Insurance

Life insurance administered by VOYA Financial
Disability Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability

    Please click on the following for information on Open Enrollment periods.