- When a new group joins the Medical Trust and its employees go online to select a health plan
- Annually to provide an opportunity for employees to enroll in a Medical Trust plan or make changes for the coming year. It's your once-a-year opportunity to review the options available to you and select the plan that best meets your healthcare and financial needs for the coming year. This occurs in the fall.
2021 Annual Enrollment
It's time to enroll in your 2021 health benefits!
Annual Enrollment for active clergy and lay employees takes place:
- Session 1: October 12 to October 30
- Session 2: October 28 to November 18
Your individual Annual Enrollment brochure will include your session dates and other information you need to complete Annual Enrollment online. Get additional Annual Enrollment resources for active members.
Please note: the Annual Enrollment site is available beginning October 12, 2020 from 7AM - 11PM ET daily.
Are you retired?
Retirees under age 65 who qualify under the Medical Trust's eligibility rules* can continue their healthcare coverage at their own expense until they turn 65 and are eligible for Medicare. If you are eligible and your former employer participates with the Medical Trust, you have access to the health and dental plans offered by your former employer at the same group rates. Please check with your former employer for more information.
Annual Enrollment Guide
The Medical Trust provides the 2021 Annual Enrollment Guide to help you make informed decisions about healthcare benefits for you and your family.
Plan Summaries of Benefits and Coverage*
The summary is a snapshot of the key features (deductibles, copays, etc.) of each plan.
Handbooks containing specific, detailed information about the Medical Trust plans, including pharmacy, vision, and mental health benefits, are updated annually in January.
Health Plan Carrier Websites
You'll find a wealth of information on your health plan carrier's website, including:
- Plan descriptions, coverage details, and contact information
- A summary of preventive care guidelines
- Recommended screenings by age group
- Additional healthcare discounts including those for gyms, hearing aids, and medical supplies
You can find all the above resources on the Medical Plans page.
*Check with your group or diocesan administrator for eligibility requirements. Please note that employers may not offer all plans.
Health benefits are offered through plans maintained by Church Pension Group Services Corporation (doing business as The Episcopal Church Medical Trust), 19 East 34th Street, New York, NY 10016.