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Open Enrollment - We’ve added a new medical plan!

February 01, 2018

Open Enrollment is right around the corner (2/16/18 to 3/5/18) and every year we work hard to bring you the best benefit package possible. Last year, we added Alternative Care to all of our medical plans, and this year we have a new medical plan to present in addition to our current medical plans. If you are looking for coverage that offers cost savings and a wide provider network, then please consider:


Kaiser Added Choice 

How can I find out if Added Choice is right for me? 


Review the 2018 Benefit Rate Sheet

Review the Kaiser Added Choice Summary of Benefits

Find the tier your provider falls in (more details can be found in the Contact and FAQ sheet).

  • Look online 
  • Call 1‐866‐616‐0047

Find out how much your prescriptions will cost (more details can be found in the Contact and FAQ sheet).

  • Look online
  • Call the Pharmacy Team at 503‐261‐7900

If you are having trouble getting the answers that you need after trying through member channels, contact our KP Concierge Team NW (Bonnie Pasko and Clydie King‐Johnson) at 503‐813‐1299 or via email at kpconcierge‐  

When contacting the Concierge Team, please include your name, your Lewis & Clark employer, and preferred method of outreach.

More resources:


Added Choice Brochure

Getting Started with Added Choice in 3 Steps


In Person

February 14th (Wed) 12-1 Community Corner in Templeton’s Thayer room

February 20th (Tues) 12-1 Presentation in Albany 207

February 23rd (Fri) 10-1 Benefits and Wellness Fair in Stamm

February 23rd (Fri) 3-4 Presentation in JR Howard Hall 102 Balmer Classroom

February 26th (Mon) 12:10 - 1:10 Presentation in McCarty Classroom 1

March 5th (Mon) 10-3 at HR Office

Benefit eligible employees and their family members are invited to attend all in person meetings!


Open Enrollment Dates


Begins in Workday:


February 16, 2018

Ends in Workday:


March 5, 2018

Benefits Effective:


April 1, 2018