Serving Colorado's Counties

County Health Pool

The County Health Pool (CHP) provides counties outstanding value for their employee benefits. CHP's commitment to cost control, well-designed benefit programs, and efficient claims administration makes CHP the best choice for county and other public entity employee health benefits. CHP is the only county-owned health plan provider in Colorado with benefits, contribution rates, and coverages determined by representatives from member counties. The CHP board meets every other month to discuss the industry, plan changes, coverages and renewal, as well as vote on appeals. Utilizing the professional expertise of staff and industry consultants, the board makes decisions affecting the plan designs and rates.

News & Updates

Technical Update vol. 26 no. 33 - IRS Lowers ACA Affordability Percentage

Under the employer mandate of the Affordable Care Act, large employers with more than 50 employees must offer affordable health coverage. The IRS uses a formula to help determine what […]

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Technical Update vol. 26 no. 32 - Understanding the FAMLI Program

The Colorado Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program (FAMLI) provides up to 12 weeks of paid time off for employees who have been with an employer for six months […]

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Technical Update vol. 26 no 31- Colorado Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program

The Colorado Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program (FAMLI) was approved in a statewide election in 2020. FAMLI provides “partial wage-replacement benefits to an eligible individual who takes leave from […]

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July 2022: Heat-related Illnesses
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Technical Update vol. 26 no. 30 - Adding Buildings to CAPP Coverage and Builder’s Risk Insurance

When a CTSI member county acquires a new building, it must be reported immediately to CTSI so that we can add it to your county’s list of properties. The building […]

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