Waiving Coverage

Waiving Coverage offered by Whitman County

If you choose to waive medical coverage offered through Whitman County, you must:

  1. Have other medical coverage and supply proof of other coverage to SIMON
  2. Upload proof of other coverage to the SIMON Portal
  3. You may not waive the coverage below, as these benefits are provided by Whitman County:
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance
    • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)

In most waiver cases you will be eligible for a VEBA up to $400 per month of the county contribution. VEBA's will be automatically applied based on your enrollment.  Once your account is set up, you will receive an email or paper mail welcoming you to the VEBA program. You will need to order your VEBA debit card to pay for medical expenses or submit for reimbursement.