Important notices

These Important Notices

  • provide important legal information about the Retirement Savings Plan of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), special enrollment rights in the Medical Plan of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), and language access;
  • advise Medical Plan enrollees of their benefit rights around mastectomy and hospital stays in connection with childbirth;
  • notify employers of their obligation to advise employees annually of potential opportunities for group health plan premium assistance under Medicaid and CHIP; and
  • provide notice to enrollees of their right to obtain benefits information in languages other than English.

HIPAA Privacy Notice

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Notice advises members of the Medical Plan's privacy practices and their rights under HIPAA.

Medicare

The Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage advises members eligible for Medicare Part D benefits that the Board's Medicare Supplement Plan, which includes prescription drug coverage, is at least as good as the standard Medicare prescription drug coverage and is therefore considered creditable coverage.

Summary of Benefits and Coverage

The following permit consumers to compare plans when considering changing their healthcare coverage, by providing coverage information and examples in a standardized format:

Refer to the related uniform Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms for an explanation of terms used in the summary.