Cochise County Short-Term Disability

Cochise County provides short-term disability for qualified employees on the following schedule.

Waiting Period: Forty-five (45) calendar days of total disability and after all accrued paid leave has been exhausted.

Benefits Payable:

Percentage Payable 60% of salary (weekly earnings)

Minimum of $100 per week

Maximum Days Payable: One hundred and thirty-five (135) calendar days

Survivor benefit: Thirty (30) calendar days

Benefit Offsets: Other Group Short-Term Disability, No Fault Auto Insurance, Social Security Disability, or Rehabilitation Income, any salary, wages or commission, loss of time benefit provided by any other group insurance contract. 

Benefits will not be payable concurrently with Retirement Benefits.

Please see your Benefits or Human Resources Department to file a claim or obtain more information. Review the full details in the CCT SPD