2021 Employee Benefits

FAQS

Getting
Started

What is a new employee and when do benefits become effective for employees hired on or after January 1st, 2021?

A new employee is defined as an employee without active benefits. If you are a Part-time employee with a pay code of B, E, F, or L, you are eligible to participate.

You may enroll in the Cigna SureFit, OAP Standard or OAP High healthcare plan and/or Flexible Benefits for you and/or your eligible dependents. Benefits will be effective the first of the following month. The cost of these benefits will NOT be deducted from your paycheck.

Coverage

Do I need to enroll?

No. However, you will not be able to enroll in benefits until the following Open Enrollment period.

How do I enroll?

To obtain a healthcare benefits enrollment package, contact Miami-Dade County Public Schools:
1-305-995-2883, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET.

To obtain a Flexible Benefits enrollment form, contact FBMC Service Center:
1-855-MDC-PS4U (1-855-632-7748), Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. ET.

Can I enroll in Accidental Death & Dismemberment Coverage?

Yes, except if you are represented by the AFSCME labor union. AFSCME employees CAN NOT enroll in this benefit.

Enrollment

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Office of Risk and Benefits Management
1501 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Suite 335
Miami, Florida 33132
Mon - Fri, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET
www.dadeschools.net
305-995-7129

FBMC Service Center
Mon - Fri, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET
1-855-MDC-PS4U (1-855-632-7748)