As a retiree of Cuesta College,
you have the opportunity to continue your health care coverage
- Notify the Insurance Office
of your choice to stay with Cuesta's insurance or to decline
within 30 days of your retirement date.
- Employees who decline the
District's coverage will not be allowed to rejoin at a later
- Insurance premiums are
invoiced monthly and payments are made directly to the
Insurance Office at:
PO Box 8106
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-8106
- Retirees may pay a different
price for insurance coverage than active employees.
Contact the office for details.
- When retirees have Medicare,
Medicare coverage becomes primary and the District
coverage becomes secondary.
- Retirees with Medicare are
encouraged to evaluate the coverage and cost of District
plans with that of Medicare Supplements in order to achieve
the best coverage at a reasonable price.
- Retirees covered by the
District's insurance policies may change plans at Open
Enrollment each fall.
- If you experience a
qualifying event (marriage, divorce) or change of address
outside of Open Enrollment please contact the Insurance
Benefits Office for assistance in completing change forms.
Questions? Call Stephanie
Vieira, Benefits Specialist at (805) 546-3161 or send an
firstname.lastname@example.org. The Benefits Office fax number is