Overview for Pre-Medicare Retirees
The Fund offers eligible Pre-Medicare Retirees subsidized coverage based on years of service.
As a Pre-Medicare Retiree, you are eligible for the following benefits to support the overall health of you and your family:
(optional at an additional cost)
In addition, you receive the following benefits:
Benefits include $2,000 once every five years for hearing aids or repairs (batteries are not included). Also, the Plan pays 80% of the cost of cochlear implants.
The Fund offers you two important programs, Amplifon Hearing Health Care and EPIC Hearing Healthcare, designed to help you save money on hearing aids. Choose from products from these leading manufacturers (* Amplifon only, ** EPIC only):
- Sonic Innovations
In the event of your death, your beneficiary will receive $2,000.