Related to the budget, we have received notice that the New Mexico Public Schools Insurance Authority is making copayment plan changes on the medical plans effective May 1, 2017. There will also be prescription copay changes effective July 1. And, effective October 1, there will be a 3.98% premium increase on the High Option Medical Plan (BCBSNM and Presbyterian) and on the HMO Plan (NM Health Connections) and a 1.82% premium increase on the Low Option Medical Plan (BCBSNM and Presbyterian). Details are posted on the NMPSIA website.
Originally published in President Grissom’s Campus Update email, April 11, 2017.