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Benefits Contacts

bencontactsFor questions about your Medical Center benefits, you can contact Medical Center Benefits Representatives in the Human Resources department. Or, you may wish to contact the Benefits provider directly for questions about their specific plans. Contact information for most of the Medical Center Benefits Providers, as well as available online resources are listed below.

Health Insurance

As an employee of the MUSC Medical Center, you can choose from several different Health Insurance plans. While these plans may be administered by different companies, the benefits they offer fall under the governance of the SC Budget and Control Board's Employee Insurance Program.
For general information about the various benefits options available to SC State Employees, visit the SC State Employee Insurance Program Web site, or call 1-888-260-9430. For more information about the specific benefits plan you in which you enrolled, reference the list below:

State Health Plan (Savings Option or Standard)
Administered By: Blue Cross & Blue Shield
800-868-2520

BlueChoice HMO
Administered By: Companion
800-868-2528

CIGNA HMO
Administered By: Cigna
800-244-6224

Dental Insurance

State Dental Plan
Administered By: Blue Cross & Blue Shield
888-214-6230

Dental Plus
Administered By: Blue Cross & Blue Shield
888-214-6230

Life Insurance

Optional Life Insurance (OTL)
Administered By: MetLife
1-800-638-6420   Prompt 2

Long Term Care Insurance

Prudential
877-214-6588

Disability Insurance

Basic Long Term Disability Insurance
Administered By: The Standard Insurance Company
800-628-9696

Supplemental Long Term Disability Insurance
Administered By: The Standard Insurance Company
800-628-9696

Disability Retirement
Administered By: The Standard Insurance Company
800-628-9696

Retirement

SC Retirement System
Administered By: SC Budget & Control Board
800-868-9002  (in state)
803-797-6800  (out of state) 

SC Optional Retirement System

MetLife
770-390-5680

TIAA CREFF
800-842-2252

The Hartford
800-528-9009

Deferred Compensation Plans

401k
SC Deferred Compensation Program/Great West
866-826-7283

457 Plan
SC Deferred Compensation Program/Great West
866-826-7283

Tax Sheltered Plans - 403(b)

American Express Financial Advisors
843-971-0982

Fidelity Investments
800-343-0860 option#3

Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.
843-571-2400

TIAA CREF
800-842-2638 ext 2144

VALIC
843-343-7400 or 843-345-9796

Vision Care

The Vision Care Plan
Administered By: SC State Budget & Control Board
888-260-9430

Flexible Spending Account 

Money Plu$
Administered By: Fringe Benefits Management Company (FBMC)
800-342-8017 (Customer Service)

Supplemental Insurances

Short Term Disability Insurance which can supplement coverage offered though the State premiums are paid through payroll deduction.

Administered By: American Fidelity
Tally Dapore
843-762-0027
td@dapore.com