There is a $6.00 per employee/per month administration fee in addition to monthly premiums for the following plans offered:


  • PPO - PC1033
$750 Deductible
  • PPO - PC1034
  • HDHP/HSA - PC1035 

$1,500 Deductible

$3,000 Deductible

  • HMO - 0552
$0 Deductible


  • PPO Dental
  • HMO Dental

The Hartford 

  • Basic Life/AD&D $30,000
  • Voluntary Life/AD&D

VSP Vision

  • Vision Care

​Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Guidance Resources is a confidential Employee Assistance Program available to HIP Libraries and all members and their dependents.  There is no cost for this service.  Please visit or call 800-96-HELPS. Counseling services are available in Emotional/Work Life Counseling, Financial Information & Resources, Legal Support & Resources and Health & Benefit Services.

Detailed Benefit Information:

Please click on one of the following links to get current benefit information and access to forms and applications.

HIP - Health Insurance Program

The health care program is available to all public libraries within the State of Illinois.  For information on new membership and application process, please visit under the New Membership tab.

The program provides medical, dental, vision and life insurance for participating libraries.  Additionally, HIP provides an Employee Assistance Program and manages all COBRA requirements for participating libraries.

Additional Questions

Margie Tannehill
Phone:  630.821.0206

Cost to Join

How can you Join

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