3307:1-11-09 Long-term care coverage.

(A) Members of the state teachers retirement system may make application to participate in contracts for long-term care coverage offered pursuant to section 3307.391 of the Revised Code, provided:

(1) Application for coverage shall be made directly to the insurer during enrollment periods specified by the state teachers retirement system;

(2) Determination of eligibility for participation under the terms of any such contract shall be made by the insurer; and

(3) Payment for coverage shall be made by the member to the insurer in such amounts and by such methods approved by the state teachers retirement system.

(B) The recipient of any benefit may make application to participate in any such contracts for long-term care coverage, subject to the same conditions as those applicable to members under the terms of paragraph (A) of this rule.

(C) Any individual as defined as eligible under the state teachers retirement system's group policy who has made proper application pursuant to paragraph (A) or (B) of this rule may apply for coverage subject to the same conditions as those applicable to members under the terms of paragraph (A) of this rule, provided that in the case of a spouse, the individual participating pursuant to paragraph (A) or (B) of this rule agrees to remit the cost of such coverage along with his or her own payment.

Effective: 06/06/2011
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/22/2011 and 05/27/2016
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 3307.04
Rule Amplifies: 3307.39 , 3307.391
Prior Effective Dates: 10/29/91 (Emer.), 1/27/92, 7/1/01 (Emer.), 9/17/01, 7/1/06