This resolution establishes and authorizes a special committee to review and recommend Medicare coverage options for Medicare eligible members of the City's self-insured plan (Stay Well).
Committee Composition: The Committee will consist of the three members of the Executive Committee of the Stay Well Committee, three City Manager designees, and three retiree plan members (ex officio).
Objectives: Develop financially sustainable solutions to the City ongoing budget challenges and mitigate future health care liability. It is anticipated the work of this committee will result in the following recommendations: 1). Transition eligible plan members from the City's current self-insured plan (Stay Well) 2). Identify Medicare plan(s) and enrollment options.
Timeline: Final recommendations are to be presented in order to meet the City's Open Enrollment period in the Fall of 2019:
- October 1, 2019: Recommendations presented to the City Manager
- October 14, 2019: Recommendations presented to the City Council