Employee Health Benefits
The Administrator's Office also oversees Manatee County Employee Health Benefits, a comprehensive group major medical program, wellness program and dental plan for County employees and their families.
Employee Health Benefits manages the comprehensive self-insured medical and dental program for Manatee County employees.
EHB administers a flexible benefits program, including a group life and accidental death and dismemberment plan, employee voluntary dependent life insurance and children life insurance plan, long-term disability and additional long-term disability, dental plan, point of service plan (choice of a preferred provider organization with gatekeeper or indemnity plan with a higher co-pay program), and four deferred compensation programs.
EHB sponsors and administers wellness programs including a Good Health Education series, health risk appraisals, flu shots, health fair and other wellness activities.