Human Resources

Medical Insurance

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City (BlueKC)
Member Services 816-395-2180
Express Scripts 888-218-2579

BCBS Enrollment Form
BCBS Medical Claim Form

Full-time Faculty and Staff
MWSU provides medical and prescription coverage through BlueKC to all benefit eligible employees. Employees have a choice of four plans; one HMO and three PPO plans. MWSU pays 100% of the employee’s premium of enrollment in two plans. The High Deductible Health Plan includes participation in a Health Savings Account (HSA) with a monthly contribution from MWSU.

Spouse and Eligible Dependents coverage available
Employees may also choose to cover their spouse and/or eligible dependents under the medical insurance. Dependents can be covered through the end of the calendar year they turn 26 (regardless of marital status). Employees are responsible for 100% of the premium cost for coverage of a spouse/dependent(s) through payroll deduction. Deductions are made on a pre-tax basis.


Medical Plan Choices – Benefit Plan Summary
Base Plans Buy-up Plans
Preferred-Care Blue PPO Base
MWSU Base Plan Summary 2018
Blue-Care HMO
MWSU HMO Plan Summary 2018
Preferred-Care Blue HDHP (High Deductible w/ HSA)
MWSU HDHP Summary 2018
Preferred-Care Blue PPO Buy-Up
MWSU Buy-Up Plan Summary 2018

BlueKC Resources

Health Savings Account
UMB Customer Service 866-520-4472

Prescription Coverage
Employees and dependents with medical coverage are eligible for Blue Cross Blue Shield Rx Pharmacy Network coverage. Employees and their dependents with medical coverage also may participate in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Rx Pharmacy Network mail order prescription program to obtain a three (3) month supply of their medications.

Find the cost of a Prescription Drug by using:
Brand Name Drugs moving to Generic forms:

Rx Savings Solutions

Express Scripts Overview

Express Scripts Mail Order Form

Medical Certificates