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FT Faculty and Librarians Health

Medical Insurance

Full-time faculty and librarians who are members of the Rhode Island School of Design Faculty Association can choose from three medical plan options. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) fully insures all three options.

Standard Plan

Deductible

Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)

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Start Date: First of the month coinciding with or following the date of hire.
End Date: Final day of the month following the last day of employment or the date a dependent is no longer eligible (end of the month of their 26th birthday).
Changes: You may elect/change/terminate participation during the annual open enrollment period or upon experiencing a qualifying event (e.g. birth of a child, marriage, divorce, involuntary loss of coverage). You must make qualifying event requests, with appropriate supporting documentation provided, within 31 days from the date of the qualifying event.
Cost: Review the employee cost for the medical plan options

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Dental Insurance

Full-time faculty and librarians who are members of the Rhode Island School of Design Faculty Association can receive dental insurance through Delta Dental of Rhode Island.

Start Date: First of the month coinciding with or following the date of hire.
End Date: Final day of the month following the last day of employment or the date a dependent is no longer eligible (end of the month of their 26th birthday).
Changes: You may elect/change/terminate participation during the annual open enrollment period or upon experiencing a qualifying event (e.g. birth of a child, marriage, divorce, involuntary loss of coverage). You must make qualifying event requests, with appropriate supporting documentation provided, within 31 days from the date of the qualifying event.
Cost: Review the employee cost for the dental plan