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Health and Well Being

The State of Delaware offers you paid parental leave, medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage that allows you to tailor your health care to best meet your needs.

  • Medical Coverage
    The State offers you many options at very reasonable rates. Our providers include: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware and Aetna. You can choose from Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) and Consumer Directed Health (CDH) Plans.

    Note: If you are enrolled in a group medical plan, you automatically receive additional benefits which include Prescription Coverage and the Employee Assistance Program.

  • Prescription Coverage
    The State of Delaware has designed and implemented a comprehensive prescription drug program to provide you with the medications required in a cost effective and efficient manner.
  • Employee Assistance Program
    The State of Delaware offers a problem solving resource that can help you with personal problems or issues that are concerning you.
  • Paid Parental Leave
    The State offers 12 weeks of paid parental leave following the birth or adoption of a child age 6 or under to eligible employees.

Paid Parental Leave

  • Dental Insurance
    The State offers employees two providers for dental care. They are Delta Dental and Dominion National. Many different plans are available to keep you and your family smiling.
  • Vision Insurance
    Personalized eye care helps you see well and stay healthy. The State offers vision insurance provided by EyeMed Vision Care at very reasonable rates.
  • DelaWELL
    A comprehensive wellness program is available that brings awareness, knowledge and change in personal health risk behaviors.

See the Statewide Benefits Office website for more details on the State of Delaware's Benefits Package.