​Santa Monica Community College Dis​trict offers medical coverage to the various employee groups at the District. Eligibility and premium rates vary​ by employee groups.

Classified Employees, Classified Managers, Confidential Employees, Police Officers, Academic Administrators & Full-time Faculty

CalPERS - Your Health Plan Details

Employees eligible​ for CalPERS health benefits have PPO and HMO options for medical coverage.

CalPERS Medical Plan Contac​t Information

Plan WebsiteMember Services
PERSCare, PERS Choice, & PERS Select PPO ​Plans(877) 737-7776; or
(818) 234-5141 (Outside of US)
TTY: (818) 234-3547
Anthem Blue Cross ​Select & Traditional HMO Plans(855) 839-4524
TTY: (866) 333-4823
Blue Shield Access Plus HMO Plan(800) 334-5847
TTY: (800) 241-1823 or
65 Plus TTY: (800) 794-1099
Health Net Salud Y Mas & SmartCare HMO Plans(888) 926-4921
TTY: (888) 926-5003
Kaiser Permanente HMO Plan(800) 464-4000
TTY: (800) 777-1370
United HealthCare HMO Plan(877) 359-3714
TTY: (877) 359-3714 (voice)
Dial "711" for TTY
Optum RX Prescriptions Drugs(855) 505-8110
TTY: Dial 711

Adjunct Faculty & Project Managers

Adjunct Faculty and Project Managers have an HMO option for medical coverage through Kaiser Permanente.

Plan WebsiteMember Services
Kaiser Permanente(800) 464-4000
TTY: (800) 777​-1370

Employee Notices

For additional information or if you have questions, please contact the Office of Human Resources:

​Alysha LaScalza
Employee Benefits Coordinator
(310) 434-4523 / lascalza_alysha@smc.edu

Lugina Rogers
HR Analyst-Leaves & Benefits
(310) 434-4060 / rogers_lugina@smc.edu