Benefits & Wellness Division

The Santa Barbara County has a benefits program that provides you with the best coverage that is simple and comprehensive. We offer programs that protect your health, your money, your family and help you find balance between your concerns at work and at home. We also know the value of understanding your coverage so that you know how to get care, when you need it, at the lowest cost.  Employee Benefits Booklet

 

CORE MEDICAL PLANS/PREMIUMS

  • Blue Shield Medical Plans
  • Kaiser Medical Plans
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • COBRA Premiums
  • DSA Members Premium
  • Fire Premium
  • ACA Rate Sheet (Extra-Help & Contract)

 

SUPPLEMENTAL INSURANCE PROGRAMS

  • Basic Life & AD&D
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Whole Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Personal Accident
  • Voluntary Accident
  • Voluntary Critical Illness

 

FLEXIBLE SPENDING & HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNTS

  • Flexible Spending Account Reimbursement Form
  • Health Care FSA Account
  • Dependent Care FSA Account
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Commuter/Parking

 

WELLNESS PROGRAMS/RESOURCES

  • Making the Most of Your Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee On-Site Health Clinics
  • Care Counsel
  • SOLERA-Lifestyle Change Program (Blue Shield only)
  • Teledoc (Blue Shield only)
  • Carrum Health (Blue Shield only)
  • Rx N Go (Blue Shield only)

 

EMPLOYEE DISCOUNT PROGRAMS 

  • Cell Phone Service Discount
  • Coastal Housing Partnership
  • Workforce Home buyers Program
  • Gym Discounts

CLEAN COMMUTE PROGRAM

  • Ways to Commute to Work
  • Your Clean Commuter Benefits
  • Clean Commuter Resources
  • Forms, Policies, & Guidelines
  • Video's
  • FAQ's

CURRENT & NEW EMPLOYEES

  • Employee Waiver of Medical Coverage
  • Who can you cover?
  • New Hire Enrollment Tutorial Video
  • Enroll for Benefits through BenXCel

 

LEGAL NOTICES & DOCUMENTS

  • ACA Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms
  • Health Insurance Legal Notices
  • Key Terms - Medical/General Terms
  • Appendix - Dependent Eligibility Documentation

 

BenXCel TRAINING VIDEOS

 

BENEFIT PROVIDERS

  • Providers contact information

 

CHANGE LIFE EVENTS

  • What is a Qualify Life Event
  • What is the process to make changes

 

LEAVE OF ABSENCES

  • Family & Medical Leave
  • Pregnancy Disability Leave
  • Military Leave Benefits

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Health Care FSA Account
  • Dependent Care FSA Account
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

 

OPEN ENROLLMENT 

  • Tips to help prepare
  • Login credentials to BenXcel

 

SEPARATION

  • Leaving the County
  • Retiring from the County

 

CONTACTS