Hearing Benefits

Retirees enrolled in a Medical Trust Medicare Supplement Health Plan are eligible for a hearing aid benefit provided in cooperation with Amplifon Hearing Health Care and UnitedHealthcare.

The Comprehensive and Plus plans provide a maximum benefit of $1,500 per ear every three years, and the Premium plan provides a maximum benefit of $2,000 per ear every three years, for hearing diagnostic services and the purchase and maintenance of hearing aids.

Eligible spouses may also receive the hearing aid benefit if they are enrolled in a Medicare Supplement Health Plan, and all family members may take advantage of Amplifon Hearing Health Care's discounts, even if they are not enrolled.

 

2021 Benefit

Comprehensive and Plus Plans

Maximum benefit of $1,500 per ear every three years, plus Amplifon Hearing Aid® device discount

Premium Plan

Maximum benefit of $2,000 per ear every three years, plus Amplifon Hearing Aid® device discount

Amplifon Discounts

Retirees and their eligible spouses may receive discounted services from any of Amplifon Hearing Health Care’s 1,400 affiliate providers. UnitedHealthcare will reimburse care up to the benefit maximum.

To access benefits using Amplifon Hearing Health Care:

  • Call (888) 432-7464 to select a provider
  • Identify yourself as a plan member of The Episcopal Church Medical Trust
  • Amplifon Hearing Health Care will send you and your selected provider a referral package
  • After you receive your referral package, call your provider to set up an appointment

Benefit Reimbursement

For more information on Amplifon Hearing Health Care's services, download the Amplifon Hearing Health Care Flyer, or visit Amplifon Hearing Health Care.

 

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