RALEIGH, N.C. -- The North Carolina Senate's $20.6 billion budget proposal released Sunday night would put our state's priorities in the wrong place while devaluing vital public services and the people who provide them.
Board of Governors Meeting
2012-13 Board of Governors Meeting
May 31-June 1, 2013
SEANC Central Office in Raleigh
Protecting state employees' health care options is a major hallmark of SEANC's mission. On behalf of members, SEANC works to preserve low-cost, high-quality health care as offered through the North Carolina State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees. Staff lobbyists and health care industry experts also monitor the private vendor contracts held by the State Health Plan (SHP) to ensure that state employees are receiving the best care available at the most efficient cost to taxpayers.
Currently, the SHP is administered by a contract with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. That contract is up for bid in 2013, and SEANC will be there every step of the way to advocate for state employees in that transition.
In 2011, SEANC was successful in the following victories regarding the SHP: