Employee benefits

35% Employee Discount

CalChoice Health Insurance

Paychex 401K Retirement

Dental & Vision Insurance 

Medical Coverage Eligibility

Apply For Medical Coverage

 

We are happy to offer all our team members a 35% discount at University of Beer. Discounts are exclusively for the intended team member. Team members may not trade or gift any part of a discounted item to co-workers, friends, or swap meals/drinks/favors with other restaurants or businesses. Violation of this policy will be considered theft. 

Benefit Details: You are eligible after 90 days from your hire date, then you are automatically enrolled in the 401k plan unless you opt-out. You can make any adjustments to your contributions and manage your account in the Paychex Flex app here:

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Medical coverage Eligibility 

  • UoB offers plans through California Choice.  This provides options for multiple plan choices from several carriers including Kaiser Permanente, Western Health Advantage, Sutter Health Plus, United Health Care, Health Net, and Anthem.  You can verify if your doctor accepts a plan by visiting the Provider Search Tool.

  • If you need help selecting a plan, you can use the Plan Comparison Tool or contact Shawna Judkins from Impact Financial Advisors at shawna.Judkins@adviserfocus.com or (530) 746-0337

  • UOBs Contribution: UoB will pay 70% of the Employee Only Rate for Western Health Silver HMO B. This plan will be highlighted on your rate sheet.

  • Employee Cost: You CAN enroll in any of the health insurance carriers and plans listed on your rate sheet. The amount listed in the Your Cost Per Pay Period column (figured on 24 per pay period) is your responsibility. Your share of the premiums will be deducted on a pre-tax basis.  

  • Dependent Coverage Cost: UoB will pay 0% of dependents enrolled. You are responsible for paying 100% of the premiums for any dependents enrolled in coverage.  Your share of the premiums will be deducted on a pre-tax basis. 

  • Eligibility: All employees working 30+ hours per week are eligible.

  • Waiting Period: 60 days from date of hire/date of obtaining Full-time status (30+ hours per week).

  • New Enrollments: Must be submitted no more than 90 days from date of hire/date of obtaining FT status. Plan will be effective on the first of the month following your 60-day waiting period.  If your enrollment is not received within the time allotted, you will not be enrolled and will have to wait until next Open Enrollment Period in December to obtain benefits. 

  • Open Enrollment Period (OEP): Annually in December. If you wish to add, drop, or make changes to your benefits outside of a Qualifying Life Event, you must wait until the following OEP to do so.  New enrollments and changes will go into effect on January 1st.

  • Qualifying Life Event (QLE): A QLE triggers a 60-day special-enrollment period.  Some examples of QLEs include but are not limited to, change of family status - getting married, divorced, legally separated; entering or dissolving a legal domestic partnership; a new child is born, adopted, or received into foster care; moving to a location that does not accept your current plan, or offers new plans not available in your previous region; gaining citizenship or lawful presence; losing Medi-Cal status.  A full list of QLEs can be found here.

 

  • UoB will cover 50% of the premium for the Delta Care USA or Delta Dental FFS plan you select. You will be responsible for the additional 50%. UoB will pay 0% for dependents enrolled. Your share of the premiums will be deducted on a pre-tax basis.

  • Vision Benefits are voluntary. You are responsible for 100% of the premium. Your share of the premiums will be deducted on a pre-tax basis.

If you are interested in obtaining any of the above benefits, please complete this enrollment worksheet and email it to shawna.judkins@adviserfocus.com You will be emailed rate sheets and forms within 3 to 5 business days. Please schedule an appointment with Shawna Judkins if you would like to review your benefits.

You may follow this step by step guide:

  1. To qualify for coverage, you must have been employed at University of Beer for at least 60 days and average at 30 or more hours per week.

  2. Use the template below to send an email to shawna.judkins@adviserfocus.com and attach a filled-out enrollment worksheet.

 

"Hi Shawna,

My name is (first & last name). I'm an employee at University of Beer in (city). I'm interested in signing up for (Medical / Dental / Vision) coverage. My date of birth is (birthdate) and my zip code is (zip code). Would you please send over rate sheets showing me my options?

 

Thank you"

 

3. Once you receive your rate sheets from Shawna, look them over carefully and select which plan(s) you would like to enroll in.

4. Once you decide which plan(s) you would like to enroll in, fill out the appropriate enrollment form(s) linked below and send them to shawna.judkins@adviserfocus.com 

CalChoice Health Enrollment Form.pdf

ChoiceBuilder Dental & Vision Enrollment Form.pdf

 

Other Downloadable Forms:

 

Employee dISCOUNT

CALCHOICE HEALTH INSURANCE

 

DENTAL & VISION INSURANCE

APPLY FOR MEDICAL COVERAGE

 

401K RETIREMENT