Health Care

DRS does not provide retiree health care. Here are some resources to help you find what you need.

Questions about PEBB or SEBB retiree benefits?

The Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) administers health care benefits for Washington public employees.

Questions about the WA Cares Fund?

The WA Cares Fund is administered by the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS).

Looking for your 1095-C?

If you have PEBB or SEBB insurance, Health Care Authority provides this proof of health care tax form for you. More about IRS 1095-C.


VEBA is a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) available to some governmental employees in Washington. Participants use this plan to reimburse out of pocket medical expenses. DRS does not administer VEBA. Check with your employer for additional information.

Additional resources


The Statewide Health Insurance Benefits Advisors (SHIBA) provides free, unbiased, and confidential assistance with Medicare and health care choices.


Medicare is a national health insurance program administered by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

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