Benefit Contacts

MUSC Benefits Office

843-792-2071 option 4 | benefits@musc.edu

Patrice Gordon- Benefits Manager
843-792-9679
gordonp@musc.edu

Emily Edris- Benefits Administrator (Employees with last names A-L)
843-792-2122
edris@musc.edu

Lisa Beattie- Benefits Administrator (FMLA and retirement only H-O)
843-792-5922
beattie@musc.edu

Rachel Gittens- Benefits Administrator (Employees with last names M-Z)
843-792-6392
gittens@musc.edu

Other MUSC University HR Contacts

HR Contact Page

Dental Insurance

PEBA Insurance Dental Plan

BlueCross Blue Shield

888-214-6230

Disability Insurance

Basic and Long Term Disability

The Standard

800-628-9696

Flexible Spending Accounts

Medical Spending and Dependent Care

ASIFlex

833-726-7587 

Health Savings

Central Bank

866-719-2122

Health Insurance

PEBA Insurance Benefits
888-260-9430

BlueCross BlueShield
800-868-2520

Life Insurance

Basic, Dependent and Optional Life

Metlife

800-638-6420

Mental Health Care

Companion Benefit Alternatives (CBA)
800-868-1032

Perks and Discounts

MUSC Health Webpage

Prescription Benefits

Express Scripts

855-612-3128

State Retirement Plans

SCRS (Traditional Plan)

SC Retirement Systems
888-260-9430 (In State)
803-737-6800 (Out of State)

ORP (Optional Retirement Program)

Administered by the following four vendors:

Supplemental Insurance

American-Amicable

Sharon Goodmon 843-345-0976

Voluntary Permanent Life Insurance

MetLife

Peter Collins843-343-7634

Voluntary Short-Term Disability

AFLAC

Jerry Farrior | 843-446-0354

Voluntary Short-Term Disability

American Fidelity Assurance Company

Tally Dapore | 843-762-0027

MUSC accepts no responsibility for nor recommends any product presented. MUSC has no financial interest in any presenting company and/or product and assumes no responsibility for services provided by the presenting company.

Supplemental Retirement Plans

Traditional 401(k), 457, and Roth 401(k)

SC Deferred Compensation Program/Empower Retirement Services
Dallas Brewer843-300-9825 

403(b)

Enroll In / Update Existing Account

Offered through the following five vendors:

MUSC accepts no responsibility for nor recommends any product presented. MUSC has no financial interest in any presenting company and/or product and assumes no responsibility for services provided by the presenting company.

Vision Benefits

State Discount Program*

Employee Insurance Program

*Please note this is the free discount program available to all state employees. More information can be found in the SC PEBA Insurance Benefits Guide.

EyeMed Vision Care Plan

Select Insight Plan A

877-735-9314