Health Insurance Overview

The Town of Wellesley offers two different types of health plans to benefit eligible employees: a Benchmark plan and a High Deductible Health Plan.  How do you know which plan is right for you?   See below for additional resources to help you decide what plan is right for you.

Choosing a Health Plan - this document walks you through some basic considerations when choosing a health plan.

What is a deductible? - moving forward, health plans offered by the Town of Wellesley will be deductible plans.  This document explains what they are and how they work.

Please be advised that changes to your benefits can only be made during the first 30 days after a life event (birth, death, adoption, marriage, divorce, etc.) or during open enrollment.  Newly hired benefit eligible employees have 30 days from their start date to make benefit selections.

Click the image below to see information on all the health plans offered to benefit eligible employees.