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)

**NEW** Amwell 24/7 Telemedicine allows you to see a doctor, anytime, anywhere with on-demand live video visits from your smartphone, tablet, or web.  See how!

Summary of Benefits Coverage

Blue Cross "Your Benefits Guide"

AllClear ID Services

AllClear FAQ's


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

Find an in-network dentist at


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.