JHMBHealthConnect...The First Stop for Employee Benefits
  • The Different Faces of Pharmacology
    The Different Faces of Pharmacology
    Ethnopharmacology is the study of the effects of ethnicity and culture on medication and treatment of disease. Although it has been
    around since the 1960’s, it has not been widely applied until the past twenty years when it was first noticed that there were differences between the effectiveness of certain medications in certain groups. Learn more...
  • New School Year, New Opportunities
    New School Year, New Opportunities
    The summer has flown by quickly, and it will soon be time for the start of a new school year. The start of a new school year is a time to reflect and establish new goals. Avante Health (the District’s Behavioral Health vendor) has provided a host of videos and articles about
    Brain Health, Bullying, and Stress Management to help you start the school year right. Learn more...
  • Fight Off Disease This Fall & Make Sure Your Immunizations Are Up-to-Date
    Fight Off Disease This Fall & Make Sure Your Immunizations Are Up-to-Date
    This month, WellPATH highlights the importance of adult immunizations and encourages you to ask your doctor if your
    immunizations are up-to-date. Learn more...
  • How to Take Prescription Medications Safely
    How to Take Prescription Medications Safely
    As the JHMB moves from Citizens Rx to Envision RX for our Plan A and B participants in July 2015, we would like to offer your key tips to help keep you and your family safe from medication errors. Learn more...


The JHMB’s Employee Wellness program, WellPATH, seeks to foster a healthy work environment and engage District employees in their health and well-being.  The program assists employees along their path to optimal health through education, wellness activities, and resources that support healthy lifestyle choices.

Learn more about WellPATH


The Joint Health Management Board (JHMB) makes it simple to access the specific benefits information you need by providing you with an easy-to-access Official Plan Booklet. You may download the full document or download a specific booklet section. The Plan Booklet became effective April 1, 2012 and includes Plan clarifications up to August 1, 2012.

Learn more about Your Benefits


Need help understanding how to use your plans? The JHMB offers you quick, easy access to information about appeals, annual notices, contact information for each vendor, eligibility guidelines, as well as Kaiser Permanente’s Evidence of Coverage and the Summary of Benefits & Coverage for the District’s 3 plan options.

Learn more about Using Your Plans


JHMB Behind-the-Scenes 4-Part Video Series

In the summer of 2012, the Joint Health Management Board (JHMB) invited cameras into a series of meetings to capture a behind-the-scenes look at how the board makes decisions that affect your healthcare program. In the end, the group produced a 4-part video series that provides an in-depth look into how the group focuses on offering “the best possible healthcare at the best cost” for the District and its employees.

Part 1 – Developing a Cost-Effective Healthcare Benefit Program
Part 2 – JHMB – Past, Present, and Future
Part 3 – Using Data to Drive Decision Making
Part 4 – Making a Difference in the Cost & Quality of Benefits