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2021 Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment 8/1/2021 - 8/27/2021

Changes take effect October 1, 2021

Important Open Enrollment Resources

Palomar Benefit Changes

Benefits Summary of Changes: Overview of all of the District paid, and voluntary, benefits that Palomar Community College Employees are able to elect during Open Enrollment. There are important changes that all employees must review.
You can view the Zoom Webinar Recording

Benefits Guide and Vendor Webinar

Benefits Enrollment Guide: Detailed information on plans and supplemental benefits.
Plan Changes and Vendor Webinar: Overview of upcoming benefit changes and insurance vendor presentations (pdf slides)

Links to Plan Summaries and Provider Search Tools

Plan Summaries & Provider Search: To view the medical/dental/and vision plan summaries and provider search links.

eBenefits Online Benefit Election Portal

Employees need to make elections through the portal. No paper forms will be accepted this year due to the remote environment.
Create a NEW login for this year :
Technical support (866)203-8051

Palomar Supplemental Benefits

American Fidelity, flexible spending and supplemental insurance (schedule a meeting)(virtual meeting info)
Aflac supplemental insurance (schedule a meeting)(informational video)

Benefits Contact

Phone: (760) 744-1150 ext. 3053 or ext. 2889
Email: Benefits Office

Resources linked at the bottom of this page

District Funded Insurance Plans


Anthem HMO
Anthem PPO 80E
Anthem PPO
Kaiser HMO
Kaiser HDHP/Discovery Benefits HSA


DeltaCare USA
Delta PPO
Delta Premier (hired prior to 1/1/1996)


EyeMed Insight Network.

Life, AD&D,  and Long Term Disability

District paid FT contracted employees:
$80,000 Term life
$80,000 AD&D
Long Term Disability replaces State Disability Insurance

Long Term Care

  • In-network base facility
  • $1,000 per month
  • Maximum of 2 years

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Webinar & Educational Events

Upcoming & Recorded Webinars:

  • ASAP Overview of Benefit Changes (watch for email invite)
  • 8/18/2020  9:00a.m. - 10:45a.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
  • 8/18/2020 2:00p.m. - 3:45p.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
  • 8/21/2020 1:00p.m. - 2:45p.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
  • 8/21/2020 4:00p.m. - 5:45p.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
  • 8/26/2020 9:00a.m. - 10:45a.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
  • 8/26/2020 2:00p.m. - 3:45p.m. Vendor Presentations with Q&A
Voluntary Employee Paid Benefits

Flexible Spending Accounts

Pre-Tax Contributions for...
Health expenses
Childcare expenses

Meet with American Fidelity!

Voluntary Life/AD&D

Employee paid life term life insurance.
Employee paid Accident insurance.

Long Term Care

Care for someone with a chronic illness


Provides access to covered legal services

403(b) & 457(b)

Investment for retirement

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Online Benefit Portal

Online Enrollment System

Access your benefit information online
Compare insurance plans
Enroll/change plans
Add/remove dependents
Update your address.

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Part Time Faculty Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits

Contact The Benefits Office

Ext. 2889 OR Ext. 3053
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