The Human Resources Department has compiled these links to give employees convenient access to commonly requested information regarding their benefits. For additional questions regarding these benefits, please contact the Human Resources department at 847-464-6005 or email Mandi Bavaro at

Benefit Summary

Click below to view the Benefit Summary Book that includes an overview of the benefits available to eligible employees, including medical plans, dental, vision, FSA, and supplemental life insurance options.

Medical Insurance

The district offers PPO and HMO medical insurance plans through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois. Click below for additional programs offered by BCBSIL, helpful links and claim forms. You may call BCBSIL at 888-979-4516 (PPO) or 800-892-2803 (HMO).

Dental Insurance

The district offers a PPO dental insurance plan through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois. Click below for helpful links and claim forms. You may contact BCBSIL Dental Services at 800-367-6401.

Vision Insurance

The district offers a vision plan through VSP Choice. This is an optional plan available to both PPO and HMO participants. Please note that our PPO medical plans include a vision exam for a $10 copay through VSP. HMO participants are eligible for a free vision exam each year provided through EyeMed.

Prescription Coverage

PPO prescriptions are covered by Express-Scripts. HMO prescription coverage is administered by Prime Therapeutics under their medical plan through BCBS. PPO participants must use their Express-Scripts insurance card, not their medical insurance card, for prescription medications. HMO participants will use their medical card. You may contact Express-Scripts at 800-627-9799.

Flexible Spending Accounts

The district offers Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) for both healthcare and dependent care expense reimbursement through Payflex. The district does not provide FSA cards, but participants may request reimbursement for eligible expenses. You may contact Payflex at 800-284-4885.

Supplemental Life Insurance

The district offers optional life, spouse life, child life, and AD&D insurance through Voya. For elections over the guaranteed issue amount, employees must submit an Evidence of Insurability (EOI) form directly to Voya. The additional amount will not go into effect until it has been approved by underwriting at Voya. You may contact Voya at 800-955-7736.

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