2021 Benefits Fair

Welcome to the Town of Nantucket 2021 Open Enrollment and Virtual Benefits Fair for Plan Year July 2021 – June 2022!

More details HERE.


Open enrollment begins May 3, 2021 and ends May 28, 2021.

This is the time to review, enroll and/or make changes to your benefits plan options. To ensure the safety of our employees during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are bringing the Annual Benefits Fair (SEE FLYER WITH ALL VENDORS contact information BELOW) to you virtually. Need to change your enrolment from Single to Family? Or make a change from one plan or option to another? This is your opportunity to make those and other changes.

Pre-Enrollment Education



2. REGISTER for a LIVE event using our registration form ON YOUR RIGHT/ UNDER “CONTACT US”  

You will receive an email confirmation with details about the meeting of your choice.

3. Be sure to invite your spouse and dependents to join so you don’t miss out!

You can still make changes, enroll or cancel benefits by reaching out to our vendors directly or reaching out to HR (for Boston Mutual, BCBS, Altus Dental, and TASC). Vendors’ contact Information HERE.

Enrolling is Easy!

  1. Review Your benefits plan options (READ THROUGH the plan summaries BELOW)
  2. Complete a new enrollment form (if you wish to enroll or make changes to your benefits) SEE BELOW
  3. Make effort to REGISTER for the virtual open enrollment May 3 – May 28 ON YOUR RIGHT/ UNDER “CONTACT US”
  4. Return your completed enrollment form to Human Resources by MAIL only by Friday, May 28, 2021

Note: Electronic forms will not be accepted! 

You may drop off your forms at our secured mailbox located at 16 Broad Street (Broad Street entrance) no later than May 28, 2021.

If you need assistance with your enrollment, contact Human Resources at hr@nantucket-ma.gov


What is new and/or changing for Plan Year July 2021-June 2022?

1. TASC: New allowable limits for FSA and DCA accounts - more information BELOW

  • annual limit for FSA of $2,750 determined by IRS (Healthcare Flexible Spending) 
  • NEW annual limit for DCA of $10,500 (Dependent Care Flexible Spending)
  • Unlimited Carryover for plan year June 30, 2021- July 1, 2022 (no forms need to be submitted) 

Not sure which plan you are currently on? Review your TASC membership card or your most recent paystub:

Code “TASC FSA” stands for TASC Healthcare Flexible Spending Account

Code “TASC DCA” stands for TASC Dependent Care Account Flexible Spending Account

2. ALTUS DENTAL: New Dental carrier - Effective July 1, 2021, the Town of Nantucket is changing our dental benefits carrier to Altus Dental. Altus Dental replaces our current provider Delta Dental. All employees who are eligible for benefits may participate in this dental program.

Not sure which plan you are currently on? Review your Delta Dental membership card or your most recent paystub:

Code “Dental Ind 26 weeks/ 22 weeks” stands for Delta Dental Premier Individual plan(= Altus Low Individual)

Code “Dental Fam 26 weeks/ 22 weeks” stands for Delta Dental Premier Family plan(= Altus Low Family)

Code “PPODDInd 26 weeks/ 22 weeks” stands for Delta Dental PPO Plus Premier Individual plan (= Altus High Individual)

Code “PPODDFam 26 weeks/ 22 weeks” stands for Delta Dental PPO Plus Premier Family plan (= Altus High Family)

Monthly Dental Insurance Premiums for ACTIVE Employees

Delta Dental Premier
Altus Dental Low
Delta Dental PPO Plus Premier
Altus High
$39.00 Individual
$38.11 Individual
$53.00 Individual
$45.65 Individual
$97.00 Family
$97.13 Family
$134.00 Family
$116.36 Family

While our carrier is changing, it is important to note: 

  • The new dental program provides you with an opportunity to enroll in a high-quality dental plan at an affordable rate.
  • If you are already covered under the current dental program with Delta Dental, you DO NOT HAVE to re-enroll. You DO NOT NEED to take any actions to complete a new enrollment form. Your coverage will automatically transfer to Altus Dental (same tier level); 

Employees enrolled in the Delta Dental Premier Table Plan will be transferred to the Altus Low Plan 

Employees enrolled in the PPO Plus Premier Plan will be transferred to the Altus High Plan.

  • If you would like to change plan elections, have a change in status, or are not currently on the dental plan and wish to enroll, please fill out an enrollment form as completely as possible FORMS BELOW
  • Effective July 1, 2021 (once enrollments are processed), all Altus Dental subscribers will be able to sign up online, create their own ID and print their own ID cards.
  • NEW*** Retiree Dental plan – please review PLAN SUMMARIES and RATES BELOW  

Important Information for Retirees: 

  • All Retirees can enroll NOW in a dental plan during Open Enrollment May 3 – May 28, 2021

Monthly Dental Insurance Premiums for RETIREES

Altus Dental Individual Plan
Altus Dental Retiree + Spouse Plan
Altus Dental Retiree + Child(ren) Plan

Contact Us

  1. Teodora Stockigt
    Human Resources Coordinator