SHBP Plan Surcharges

Tobacco Surcharge Policy and Instructions

Members who were assessed the tobacco surcharge in 2015 and who failed to answer the surcharge question for 2016 will continue to be assessed the surcharge for 2016.  

All tobacco users have the opportunity to have their tobacco surcharge removed by completing the wellness requirements in the Tobacco User Policy. For information regarding removal of the tobacco surcharge, please see the policies below.

 Active Employees

Blue Cross Blue and Shield of Georgia and UnitedHealthcare Members

Kaiser Permanente  Members

Retirees

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia and UnitedHealthcare Members

Kaiser Permanente  Members