Health and Vision Insurance

  • Gannon's healthcare and vision insurance plan - Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield PO Blue - is administered by C.  H. Reams and Associates.  In addition to healthcare and vision care, the plan offers coverage when traveling abroad.  

    Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Member Services:  (800) 241-5704

    C. H. Reams and Associates
    Contact:  Tom Reams
    401 Cranberry Street, Suite 100
    Erie, PA  16507
    Phone:  (814) 453-4357 or (800) 673-2518
    Fax:  (814) 459-8600

    Gannon's Premiums 

    Spousal Coverage Surcharge:  Effective with each new plan year (April 1 through March 30), when a colleague's spouse is eligible for coverage under his/her own employer's health insurance plan but elects to enroll or maintain enrollment in Gannon's health insurance plan, an additional $50 per pay (or $100 per month) will be added to the "Colleague Plus Spouse" or "Family" premium rates.

    Healthcare

    Highmark and UPMC Agreement

    Davis Vision

    Davis Vision serves as Gannon's provider for vision care.  The vision plan is part of Gannon's Highmark BCBS PPO Blue Health Insurance Plan. 

    Prescription Drug Coverage

    Employees can save money by using mail-order option for eligible maintenance prescriptions.  The cost of a 90-day prescription is 66% lower by using this option as compared to filling three separate prescriptions at a local pharmacy.  For more information about this option, please contact the Human Resources Department.

    Travel and Insurance Resources

    The Blue Cross Blue Shield symbols on your PPO Blue insurance ID card are recognized around the world.  Therefore, your coverage travels abroad offering important protection for you and enrolled members of your family while traveling.  Detailed information on the services provided are found in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Summary Plan Description in the section entitled The BlueCard Worldwide Program.  Additional information is also available by contacting Member Services at (800) 241-5704.