The State pays 100% of the active employee premium for employees enrolled in Base Coverage.
Know Your Benefits (Mississippi state employees health plan page)
All employees enrolled in Select Coverage pay a portion of their active employee premium.
Horizon Employees pay $38 per month for employee only coverage. Legacy Employees pay $20 per month for employee only coverage.
Health Plan Premiums/Rates
In order to determine which type coverage is best for you, please review the links below.
Outline of Base and Select Coverage Frequently Asked Questions Examples
If you still have questions about the difference in Base and Select Coverage, you can send them to
If You Need…
A copy of the Plan Document To verify coverage of a service Medical claim forms To appeal the level of coverage for a medical service
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi P. O. Box 23734 Jackson, MS 39225-3734 Toll-free: 800-709-7881
To locate a participating provider
AHS State Network P. O. Box 23070 Jackson, MS 39225 Toll-free: 800-294-6307
A prescription drug claim form A copy of the Preferred Drug List A Mail Order form To refill or track a mail order prescription
Catalyst Rx Direct Member Reimbursement P. O. Box 1069 Rockville, MD 20849-1069 866-757-7839
To certify an in-patient admission, an outpatient MRI, an outpatient CAT Scan, private duty or home health nursing services, solid organ or tissue transplant, home infusion therapy services, Skilled Nursing Facility admission, Long Term Acute Care Facility admission, Hospice Care service, or wound vacuum assisted closure device To obtain an out-of-network review
ActiveHealth 6501 S. Fiddler’s Green Circle Suite 320 Greenwood Village, CO 80111 866-939-4721
Answers to general questions about the Plan’s life insurance policy
Minnesota Life 400 Robert Street North St. Paul, Minnesota 55101-2098 866-293-6047
To contact the Plan Sponsor
Department of Finance and Administration Office of Insurance P. O. Box 24208 Jackson, MS 39225-4208 Toll-free: 866-586-2781 Local: 601-359-3411
Human ResourcesMelanie FreemanDirector
Whitfield Hall, Second Floor
Mailing: 1100 College Street, MUW-1609, Columbus, MS 39701 Phone: (662) 329-7222Fax: (662) 241-7616
1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439