State employees participating in the Virginia Sickness and Disability Program (VSDP) are covered under the Virginia Retirement System Long-Term Care Program administered by the Long Term Care Group, Inc. The Virginia Sickness and Disability Program Long-Term Care Plan assists you in paying for nursing home care, assisted living facility care, hospice care, at-home services and community-based care. For additional information, contact Long Term Care Group, Inc. at 1-800-761-4057.
Employees have the option to purchase additional long-term care coverage through the state's Department of Human Resource Management (DHRM).
As of Dec. 31, 2016 employees are no longer able to enroll in the university’s voluntary long-term care insurance plan. The state has not yet announced who will be the new vendor for voluntary long-care insurance.
Current policyholders will continue to have an active policy with Genworth. The company’s president and CEO, Tom McInerney, has said that Genworth Life Insurance Company will honor the terms of all policies received prior to Dec. 31. According to McInerney there will not be any changes to any existing policies or disruptions to any services. Read the full message from McInerney.
More information will be shared with employees when it becomes available.