Retirees of the Town of Norton and the Norton School Department are eligible to continue their health insurance coverage through the Town. To enroll in a plan, there must be a qualifying event or open enrollment period. Open enrollment is typically during the month of May and coverage begins on July 1st, or for those over 65 open enrollment is between October 15th and November 15th for one of the Medicare supplemental plans.
The Town of Norton provides some dental coverage to retirees. The plans are available through 2 companies, Altus and DMS.
These plans are only available to retirees who had coverage as an active employee and then chose to continue the coverage during retirement.
The DMS Network plan is an HMO type plan with a list of dentists that can be utilized.