18.1.             Payment of Healthcare Premiums (Regular Full Time Employees) The County and covered employees share in the cost of health care premiums. Effective April 1, 2011, the County will pay eighty-five percent (85%) of the total premium for the Kaiser HMO, Blue Shield HMO, or Kaiser High Deductible Health Plan (employees pay fifteen percent (15%) of the total premium), or the County will pay seventy-five percent (75%) of the total premium for the Blue Shield POS Plan (employees pay twenty-five percent (25%) of the total premium). 18.2.             Permanent Part Time Employees For County employees occupying permanent part-time positions, who work a minimum of forty (40),Read More →