CPG Webinars


This year, Administrator Program Development (IBAMS) is offering four distinct webinar series designed to aid your work managing employee benefits.

  1. Education for Benefits Management
  2. Annual Enrollment
  3. New to CPG
  4. Church Insurance: Property, Casualty and More

Descriptions, registration links, topics, and days/times are included, below. Register for each session individually.

1. Education for Benefits Management

Who Should Attend?

Administrators and Church leaders with responsibility for overseeing and managing employee benefits.

Overview

This webinar series will cover CPG product offerings, benefits management processes and best practices, regulatory changes, industry standards, and other information that will aid you in your work managing retirement, health, group life, property, causality, and disability benefits.

Tuesday, April 23

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Church Insurance Corporation – Overview of everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask
  • Company History & Captive Insurance Basics Overview
  • Risk Management Basics – introducing the CIAC Risk Management eBook
  • Property coverage & claims overview – describes upcoming Property Webinar May 16
  • Liability coverage & claims overview – describes upcoming Liability Webinar June 13
  • D&O / EPL / SM coverage & claims overview – describes upcoming D&O / EPL / SM Webinar July 25

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

Thursday, May 30

3:30PM – 4:30PM ET
Understanding Lay Employee Retirement Readiness – hosted by Matthew Price, SVP Research and Data
Video Replay 

Tuesday, June 25

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Top 10 Takeaways of the Benefits Partnership Conference (BPC)

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

Tuesday, September 24

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Zurich American Life Insurance Company (Zurich) - the new administrator for our group short-term and long-term disability benefits programs, effective January 1, 2020.
  • The new available plan options, including employer and employee paid plans
  • Timelines & Important Milestones, including: key dates and next steps for STD/LTD disability plan selection, open enrollment feature, Communication & Member Education Materials
  • Enhanced Service Model to employers and members via the Zurich call center
  • Where to go for Help and additional Information

Register

Thursday, October 10

2:00PM - 3:00PM ET
Zurich American Life Insurance Company (Zurich) - the new administrator for our group short-term and long-term disability benefits programs, effective January 1, 2020.
  • The new available plan options, including employer and employee paid plans
  • Timelines & Important Milestones, including: key dates and next steps for STD/LTD disability plan selection, open enrollment feature, Communication & Member Education Materials
  • Enhanced Service Model to employers and members via the Zurich call center
  • Where to go for Help and additional Information

Register

Tuesday, October 22

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Retirement Savings and RSVP - What Administrators Need to Know
  • Why saving is still important even with a pension  
  • Importance of adopting the  Episcopal Church Retirement Savings Plan
  • What you can do to help encourage plan adoption

Register

Wednesday, November 13

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
Yearly Imputed Income Reporting

Register

Tuesday, December 17

2:00PM - 3:30PM ET
HELP! Client Services – the Who, What, When, and Why

Register

2. New to CPG

Who Should Attend?

Administrators and church leaders who are new to CPG employee benefit management.

Overview

We will cover CPG basics, such as employee benefits, roles of administrators, online systems for managing employee benefits, CPG people and additional resources for support, important events and dates, and the top 10 questions of administrators.

Please register for Webinar #1 and/or Webinar #2. We recommend taking both webinars.

Tuesday, August 13

2:00PM - 3:00PM ET
CPG’s New Administrator Webinar #1
  • Introduction to basic interactions with CPG: Ex. Your Role as an Administrator; What can you expect from CPG?; What does CPG expect from you?
  • Employee Benefit Transitions: Ex. What to do with New Employees, Terminated Employees, and Life Changes; Paying Invoices; Updating Information
  • Where to go for Help

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

Handouts:
Glossary of Terms
IBAMS At-a-Glance Contact List

Tuesday, October 8

2:00PM - 3:00PM ET
CPG’s New Administrator Webinar #1
  • Introduction to basic interactions with CPG: Ex. Your Role as an Administrator; What can you expect from CPG?; What does CPG expect from you?
  • Employee Benefit Transitions: Ex. What to do with New Employees, Terminated Employees, and Life Changes; Paying Invoices; Updating Information
  • Where to go for Help

Register

3. Annual Enrollment

Who Should Attend?

Administrators and Church leaders involved in The Episcopal Church Medical Trust Annual Enrollment process.

Overview

This webinar series will provide tools for managing the Annual Enrollment process for your group and help ensure optimal enrollment in medical and dental coverage among clergy and lay employees.

One registration enrolls you into each of the three sessions.

Wednesday, June 19

2:30PM - 4:00PM ET
Session 1
  • Healthcare in the News
  • Active Member Plans Updates
  • 65+ Retiree Plans Updates
  • Group Plan Renewal Overview
  • Annual Enrollment Overview

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

Tuesday, August 20

2:30PM - 4:00PM ET
Session 2
  • Plan Array Recap
  • Timelines & Important Milestones
  • Active Member Plans Pricing & Renewal
  • 65+ Retiree Rates
  • Annual Enrollment (AE)

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

Wednesday, September 18

2:30PM - 4:00PM ET
Session 3
  • Overview & Reminders
  • Communication & Member Education Materials
  • Consumer Directed Health Plans & Health Savings Accounts
  • Your Group’s “Plans Going Away” – Plan ahead

Register

4. Church Insurance: Property, Casualty, and more

Who Should Attend?

Administrators and Church leaders who are engaged in the management of property, casualty, and liability coverage.

Overview

This new webinar series will cover topics around property coverage, general liability, automobile, and Workers’ Compensation coverage, as well as cyberspace, legal, and sexual misconduct issues.

Thursday, May 16

3:00PM - 4:30PM ET
Property Coverage & Claims Webinar
  • Property Coverage Review – Perils, Limits, Deductibles, Valuation, Extensions, Fine Arts, Equipment Breakdown, Malicious Attack
  • Risk Management and Property Maintenance
  • Property Claims Case Study – Discussion of property claim

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Presentation PDF

Thursday, June 13

3:00PM - 4:30PM ET
Liability Coverage & Claims Webinar
  • Liability Coverage Review – Insuring Agreement, Limits, Broad Form, Church Specific Coverage, Non Owned Auto, Umbrella, Cyber, Workers Compensation
  • Risk Management and Liability Maintenance
  • Liability Claims Case Study – Discussion of liability claim

Video Replay

Presentation PDF

Thursday, July 25

3:00PM - 4:30PM ET
Directors’ & Officer’s (D&O) / Employment Practices Liability (EPL) / Sexual Misconduct Coverage (SM) & Claims Webinar
  • D&O / EPL / SM Liability Coverage Review – Insuring Agreements, D&O drilldown, EPL drilldown, SM drilldown
  • D&O / EPL / SM Liability Claims Case Studies – Discussion of D&O / EPL / SM claims

Video Replay 

Presentation PDF

 

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