Health Benefits


 The City of Yuma is proud to provide medical, dental and vision insurance for its employees which is administered by the Yuma Area Benefit Consortium. Employees may choose from two traditional PPO plans or a High Deductible Health Plan with a Health Savings Account. Dependent premiums are paid one month in advance and are pre-taxed (unless waived).

The Plan Document explains your health benefits in detail.

YABC Quick Reference Contact Information: this list will include contact information for medical, vision and dental claims, prescription information, network providers, COBRA, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, etc.

YABC Enrollment/Change of Status Form: complete this form to add or delete your child(ren) and/or spouse, address changes or name changes. If adding or deleting family members outside of our open enrollment period, it must be an IRS status approved change.  For more information on the IRS status approved change, refer to page 16 of the Plan Document.

Medical

The City of Yuma offers three plans for employees. Click on the link below for the plans summary of benefits and coverage.

2016-2017 Employee Rate Sheet Details download
File Size: 74.46K 2016-2017 Employee insurance rate sheet.
Health Insurance - Plan A Details download
File Size: 221.57K 2015/2016 Plan A summary of benefits and coverage, effective 07/01/2015 through 06/30/2016.
Health Insurance - Plan B Details download
File Size: 213.07K 2015/2016 Plan B summary of benefits and coverage, effective 07/01/2015 through 06/30/2016.
Health Insurance - High Deductible Details download
File Size: 310.66K 2015/2016 HDHP Plan summary of benefits and coverage, effective 07/01/2015 through 06/30/2016.

Click here for a list of in-network physicians, hospitals, urgent cares or retail clinics.  Follow these easy steps to find a doctor in your network:

  1. Click on link above.
  2. Choose "PPO/EPO Statewide" from the menu next to the "Find a Doctor" orange button.
  3. Click "Find a Doctor" orange button.
  4. Click the orange "Continue" button on the "Leaving Blue Cross Blue Shield of AZ" pop-up.
  5. Once you're on the search tool site, type in a search in the left box, such as a doctor's name or speciality.
  6. Type a location in the right box.
  7. Click the light blue "Search" button.

To access claim and eligibility information for benefit participants visit www.MyAmeriben.com . If you are a first time user, you will need to create an account to access your information.

Vision

Yuma Area Benefit Consortium (YABC) -VSP, provide you with an eye care plan, which is included as part of your medical benefits.

For a list of network providers you can visit their website at www.vsp.com.

For more detail on the vision coverage, visit our VSP Plan Document.

Dental

Yuma Area Benefits Consortium (YABC) Group Health Insurance Plan includes a dental plan. This plan allows two free cleanings a year. For more detailed coverage, review the Plan Document, starting on page 67.

Dental Reimbursement Form Details download
File Size: 915.90K Dental Reimbursement Form