EHA News

EHA News

2020-21 Rates & Benefits Released

2020 Educators’ Medicare Seminars

We have some important information to share with you about your Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) Educators’ Medicare Supplement plan: 

BCBSNE will host eight seminars in November 2019. The sessions will provide you with important updates about the Educators’ Medicare Supplement Plan and will cover:

  • Medicare basics
  • Changes to the Medicare deductible and coinsurance amounts for 2020
  • Changes to the Medicare Part D prescription drug plans
  • The Educators’ Medicare Supplement Plan (with optional dental coverage)
  • Conversion options between Plan F to Plan G, or vice versa. Current members may change plans on Jan 1, 2020 with no medical underwriting. Future changes will require medical underwriting and may be denied

Reserving a seat.  

We ask that you reserve your seat by either calling 1-800-356-3485 or by registering online by going to the below links.

Friday, Nov. 1 

Location: Omaha Public Schools: Teachers Administration Center 3215 Cuming Street

Registration Links

Tuesday, Nov. 5

Location: Kearney Educational Service Unit 10, 76 Plaza Boulevard, Room B

Registration Links

Wednesday, Nov. 6

Location: Lincoln Southeast Community College, 8800 “O” Street, Rooms U-102, 104 & 106

Registration Links

Thursday, Nov. 7 

Location: Northeast Community College, Lifelong Learning Center, 801 E. Benjamin Avenue

Registration Links


2019-20 Rates & Benefits Released

Discover the Advantages of Telehealth

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska offers telehealth services through America Well® , also known as Amwell, the industry's leading telehealth solution - serving the Educators Health Alliance.  

To learn more about telehealth please click on the below links:

* Discover Telehealth
* An Innovative Way to Access Health Care 24/7/365!
* Telehealth Registration Quick Guide

Educators Health Alliance Approves 0% Increase in Rates

Educators Health Alliance Approves 0% Increase in Rates

Lincoln, NE – Oct. 23, 2017 – There will be no increase in premium rates next year for the health insurance plan used by nearly every Nebraska school district, following action by the Educators Health Alliance (EHA), a consortium of three statewide public school groups that manages the plan.

Please click on the below link to read the full release:

EHA Announces 2018-2019 Rates



EHA to Address Dependent Eligibility Verification Program Concerns

Lincoln, NE, May 10, 2017 - The Educators Health Alliance recently voted to suspend the Dependent Eligibility Verification (DEV) at the end of the current 2016/17 school year and address concerns that have been identified in the program recently completed.  The goal of this action is to ensure all members who are truly eligible, and only those truly eligible, will be able to participate in the best health care benefits in Nebraska.

Click on the link below to read the full article.

EHA to Address Dependent Eligibility Verification Program Concerns

2017 EHA Bookkeepers Meeting

The 2017 EHA Bookkeepers meeting was held. Please visit the Coverage & Rates page to view the webinar and download more information.

EHA Special Announcement on Deductible 'Buy Up'

The EHA has announced a one-time special ‘buy up’ option for the 2017-2018 school year allowing a lowering of the plan deductible.  

Please click on the below link:

EHA Deductible Announcement For 2017/18