News & Updates

What doctors can I go to if I am on the Obesity Care Management Program?

To view the list of Obesity Care Management doctors, please click here.

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Where can I find more information about purchasing hearing aids on the CDHP?

Amplifon can assist you with purchasing hearing aids. Check out their informational flyer here for more information.

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Where can I find answers to my questions about the Disease Management Programs on the CDHP?

For answers to frequently asked questions regarding the opt-in Diabetes Care Management Program and Obesity Care Management Program, please click here.

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What is Doctor on Demand?

Doctor on Demand – (DOD) connects CDHP-PPO, LDP-PPO and Premier-EPO plan participants face-to-face with a board-certified doctor or licensed psychologist (by appointment) on your smartphone, tablet or computer through live video. Effective 7/1/2022 for plan year 2023: If you’re a CDHP (PPO) participant, DoD medical visits are $49 per visit. Visits with a psychologist are...

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I want to make an appointment at the doctor’s office and I have the Consumer Driven Health Plan (CDHP), what is the name of my plan?

For plan year 2022, the name of your insurance plan is the Consumer Driven Health Plan with HealthSCOPE Benefits under the Aetna Signature Administrators network. This plan is a self-funded PPO plan offered by the state of Nevada Public Employees’ Benefits Program. The third-party administrator, HealthSCOPE Benefits, pays the medical, dental and vision claims for...

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How long do I have to submit an eligible receipt for reimbursement from my HRA?

Requests for reimbursement must be submitted within one year (12 months) from the date the service(s) where incurred.

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If I use funds from my HSA for medical expenses, can I claim them as a deduction on my income tax?

No. Since eligible expenses are paid with tax-free dollars from your HSA, you cannot claim the same expenses on your income tax return.

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How are HSA withdrawals monitored? Is there an expense verification process like an FSA or HRA?

Verification of expenses is not required for HSAs. However, total withdrawals from your HSA are reported to the IRS on Form 1099-SA. You are responsible for reporting qualified and non-qualified withdrawals when completing your taxes. You are also responsible for saving all receipts as verification of expenses in the case of an IRS audit.

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If I am enrolled in single coverage under the CDHP, can HSA funds be used for my spouse or eligible dependents that are not covered under my health plans?

HSA funds can be used for you, your spouse, or eligible dependents (as identified on your Federal tax return) even if they are not covered under your CDHP coverage.

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What happens if I use my HSA funds for ineligible expenses?

An HSA allows you to withdraw funds for any reason. However, you would need to pay ordinary tax and an additional penalty of 20% on any funds that are withdrawn for an ineligible expense. You are responsible for determining if an expense is an eligible medical expense and maintaining receipts for tax reporting and potential...

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