About the Community Health Plan
We’re extremely excited to announce that the Chamber will be offering its member businesses a great new benefit launched at the beginning of 2022. Our Chamber has partnered together with other Chambers of Commerce across the state of Kansas to create the Chambers of Kansas Community Health Plan. With the rising cost of healthcare, it can be difficult for small local businesses to offer their employees health insurance--and definitely affordable health insurance. This health plan, however, is specifically designed to diminish cost for its participants and maintain its cost sustainability over the long term. This plan is not designed to be an income-generator for the Kansas Chambers involved but is instead designed to best serve its local communities and the businesses and employees within them. Access to the plan will be available to Kansas businesses who are current Chamber members, along with their employees.
To see an overview of the plan, how it will work and what it will cover, click the button below.
Starting on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, virtual community presentations on the Chambers of Kansas Community Health Plan will be made available through the end of the month. These community presentations will give you the opportunity to learn more about the plan and how it will work, how it will be saving you and your business and employees money, and get your questions answered. These community meetings are open to all member and non-member businesses, organizations and non-profits.
*Entities interested in participating in the health plan must participate in the health questionnaire process in September 2021 with ZERO obligation.
General timeline moving forward.
9/1 - 9/14 : Health questionnaire period
9/15 - 10/15 : Initial underwriting period
10/18 - 10/29 : Disclose initial rates and enrollment link.
11/1 - 11/5 : Underwriter reviews census change and confirms rates. If any rate changes based on census change, confirm those rates and enrollment with employers who have the option to say yes or no at this time.
11/8 - 12/3 : confirm any and all underwriter criteria.
12/6 - 1/1 (coverage effective date) : CPM (program third party administrator) prints, prepares, and mails benefit packages to participating employers.
Enrollment form - https://form.jotform.com/212285079673160
General Information - http://https://online.fliphtml5.com/hfxab/knsq/?1629309302561#p=1