JHU Benefits Site - Medical Plans

Medical Plan Options

Category Hours Medical Plan(s) Available
 
Full-time faculty and staff Regular schedule:

  • a minimum of 28 hours per week to be worked on a regularly scheduled weekly basis (75% or more of full-time equivalent annual salary)
  • CareFirst BCBS Plan

  • EHP Classic Plan

  • Kaiser Permanente HMO

  • BlueChoice HMO (current participants only)


Note: JHU does contribute towards the cost of your coverage
Part-time faculty and staff Regular schedule:

  • less than 28 hours per week, but
  • at least 19 hours per week (less than 75%, but at least 51% of full-time equivalent annual salary)
  • CareFirst BCBS Plan

  • EHP Classic Plan

  • Kaiser Permanente HMO



Note: JHU does not contribute towards the cost of your coverage
Limited-time faculty and staff Regular schedule:

  • 28+ hours per week, and
  • 987 hours in a 6-month period
  • CareFirst Plan III









Note: JHU does contribute towards the cost of your coverage
Variable, intermittent, infrequent or occasional schedule:

  • 28+ hours per week, and
  • 987 hours in a 12-month period
Part-time instructors Hours worked equal more than 30 hours per week on average. Hours worked are computed using the equivalency method of 2.25 hours per each classroom-based teaching hour, plus any additional hours for required activities (e.g. advising, required attendance at faculty meetings). Non-classroom-based teaching activities, such as 1-on-1 instruction, are based on actual hours.   • CareFirst Plan III







Note: JHU does contribute towards the cost of your coverage
Casual employees As needed:

  • Maximum of 27 hours per week, and
  • 987 hours in a 12-month period
  • None
Seasonal:

  • Maximum of 27 hours per week, but
  • 120+ days (or 987 hours) in a 12-month period
Bargaining Unit employees   • Full-time - 30 or more hours per week
  • Part-time - 20 or more hours per week
  • CareFirst BCBS Plan

  • BlueChoice HMO

  • Kaiser Permanente HMO


Note: JHU does contribute towards the cost of your coverage

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