Health & Wellness

Burke County offers two insurance plans. Prefered Provider Organization (PPO) and Health Savings Account (HSA) plans administered by BCBSNC, with varying benefits. The County contributes toward the monthly cost of coverage for permanent full-time employees and a pro-rated amount for Part Time Employees with 30 hours or more.

Life/AD & D Life Insurance

Burke County provides a $15,000 Life insurance policy for all full-time and eligible part-time employees. We also offer additional policies for supplemental coverage.

Employee Health Clinic

The Burke County Employee Health and Wellness Clinic delivers convenient, quality and cost-effective health services. The model aims to keep employees, retirees and their family members on the Burke County medical plan, healthy while providing a place for employees to get treatment should they get sick during the workday.

The medical provider at the on-site clinic treats cold and flu symptoms, ear and sinus infections, seasonal allergies and illnesses.

For more information please go to Wellness Clinic FAQ's.

Dental Insurance

Burke County offers employees free basic dental insurance. Administered by AMERITAS, options cover diagnostic preventive and basic services.