The New Hampshire School Health Care Coalition (the “Coalition”),
a unique partnership between management and labor, was formed in 1995
to assist public entities in New Hampshire address the multitude of
issues affecting health insurance quality, service and costs. These
organizations founded the Coalition and developed health plans called
Please visit our Health and Wellness page for complete details.
The Coalition is unique in four respects:
- We are the only organization providing health insurance to public
entities in New Hampshire committed to joint labor/management decision-making.
Our Board of Directors has equal representation from employees and
employers. Every public entity participating in SchoolCare
has a direct voice in the program through their employee and employer
representatives that serve on the Membership Council.
- We only do health insurance - medical and dental. After salary, health insurance is usually
the most expensive component of employee compensation. It requires
specialized knowledge, attention and service. That’s what the
- We offer firm, fixed rates by December 1. No guesswork, no guaranteed
maximums or rate indications that may or may not resemble the final
rates in May. Thus, our members know well in advance the cost of health
insurance for the coming July.
- We also act as consultants at no cost to school districts, towns
and other public entities that want to review their health insurance
options. We’re not brokers; we don’t make commissions.
Representatives from the Coalition will help you examine and critique
other possibilities, from self-funding to purchasing pools, and all
the latest buzzwords from value based purchasing to consumer driven
personnel have been unfailingly helpful, compassionate, knowledgeable
and patient, whether by automated telephone or ‘live voice’
on the few occasions that I have had questions regarding a specific
situation or concern. Thank you all!”
“I would highly recommend SchoolCare
to any school district looking for a new insurance provider. They
have excellent customer service. Anytime I have a problem or a
question SchoolCare has gone out of
its way to help me or find the information that I need. SchoolCare
is committed to making sure that you get the most out of your