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Retiree Benefits

March 2020: The ICSD Business Office is currently closed. Please mail your insurance checks to 400 Lake Street instead of dropping them off. There will be no interruptions to your coverage. More info>>
Fraud Alert: COVID-19 Scams

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General is alerting the public about fraud schemes related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Scammers are offering COVID-19 tests to Medicare beneficiaries in exchange for personal details, including Medicare information. However, the services are unapproved and illegitimate. Read more>>

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The Hartford/Medicare

ICSD retirees and covered dependents age 65 or older are offered the Hartford Plan, which is specifically designed to coordinate with Medicare.


Benefit Summary
Certificate of Group Retiree Health Insurance
Certificate Booklet
Frequently Asked Questions
Medicare Handbook
Premium Cheat Sheet

Claims Information

Claim Form
Claim Process


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Prescription Benefits

The ICSD offers all retirees a prescription benefit plan, administered by Express Scripts.


Evidence of Coverage
Frequently Asked Questions
Notice of Privacy Practices
Pharmacy Directory Notice
Plan Materials 


International Insurance

The ICSD offers retirees who are covered by the Hartford an international insurance plan through GeoBlue.


Evidence of Coverage
Frequently Asked Questions
Notice of Privacy Practices
Pharmacy Directory Notice
Plan Materials


Contact Information

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ICSD Human Resources

ICSD Business Office


Retiree Insurance Payments
Retirees should continue to pay their insurance premiums by check. However, instead of dropping the checks off, please mail them to 400 Lake Street, Ithaca, NY. If you would like confirmation of receipt, please include your email address with your mailed check and the business office will email you a confirmation. 

Please be assured that there will be no interruption in your coverage during this time. If you have any questions or issues with your coverage, contact ENV Insurance at 1-800-887-9146 or

OIG Warns of Social Security Benefit Suspension Scam
March 20, 2020 - The Inspector General of Social Security, Gail S. Ennis, is warning the public about fraudulent letters threatening suspension of Social Security benefits due to COVID-19 or coronavirus-related office closures. The Social Security Administration (SSA) will not suspend or discontinue benefits because their offices are closed. Click here to read the full press release.