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Am I Eligible For The Tennessee Plan? – State Of Tennessee

Aug 05, 2020 · You may apply for the state’s supplemental medical insurance for retirees with Medicare called The Tennessee Plan if you are enrolled in at least Medicare Part A and receive a monthly Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS) pension benefit or you are a higher education Optional Retiree Program (ORP) retiree.

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What is The Elimination Period and why is it important ...

(52 years ago) The Elimination Period means “the period of your disability during which MetLife does not pay benefits.” The Elimination Period starts on the day you become disabled and continues for the period shown in your Schedule of Benefits.

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What is the Long Term Disability benefit, and what amount ...

(52 years ago) Oct 01, 2020 · There are four benefit options from which to choose: Option 1: Pays 60% of your Pre-Disability Salary, up to a maximum of $7,500 per month with an Elimination Period of 90 days. Option 2: Pays 60% of your Pre-Disability Salary, up to a maximum of $7,500 per month with an Elimination Period of 180 days.

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What will happen to my dependent’s medical coverage on the ...

(52 years ago) When you turn 65, you become eligible for Medicare on the first of the month in which you turn 65. Unless your birthday is on the first of the month, then you become eligible for Medicare the first of …

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Employees – State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration

(52 years ago) Voluntary Universal Life Insurance. Voluntary Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance. May a spouse, who is also a state or higher education employee, enroll as an employee and as a dependent of the other spouse? How can I find out who I designated as the beneficiary? See all 10 articles.

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What is the Short Term Disability benefit, and what amount ...

(52 years ago) There are two benefit options from which to choose: Option A: Pays 60% of your Pre-Disability Salary, up to a maximum of $2,500 per week, with an …

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State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration

(52 years ago) State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration. State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration. Categories. Agency Benefits Coordinators (ABCs) Retirees. Employees.

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Retirees – State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration

(52 years ago) Vision for Retirees. I am receiving a monthly TCRS pension or I am a higher education ORP retiree and I am continuing single coverage on the retiree group health plan, can I enroll in retiree plus spouse coverage on the vision plan? I am continuing spouse only coverage on the retiree group health plan. Can I enroll my spouse on the retiree ...

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How do I download or print the physician screening form to ...

(52 years ago) Quest Diagnostics will be our biometric screening vendor. Go to My.Questforhealth.com to download the physician screening form or to schedule an onsite screening.. Step 1: You will need to create an account if you do not already have one using SOT as the Registration Key.

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What is the Informed Choice Outreach Program offered by ...

(52 years ago) eviCore healthcare (formerly known as MedSolutions) is Cigna's exclusive radiology benefits manager, performing precertification of high-tech radiology …

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Submit a request – State of Tennessee - Benefits ...

(52 years ago) Submit a request. My issue concerns a/an: -. - Document Uploads for Active Employees (including supporting documents for dependents) Document Uploads for Retirement (including supporting documents for dependents) COBRA Subsidy Uploads Document Uploads for Appeals Active Employees or their Dependents (general questions) Retirees or their ...

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What is COBRA? – State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration

(52 years ago) What is COBRA? The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1986 (COBRA) is a federal law that allows eligible employees and/or dependents (spouse and children) who are losing their health, dental or vision benefits to continue coverage in certain circumstances where coverage might otherwise end.

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Flexible Spending Account (FSA) – State of Tennessee ...

(52 years ago) What is the deadline for filing claims from the prior year for the medical flexible spending account (medical FSA), limited purpose spending account (L-FSA), dependent care flexible spending account (DC-FSA) or Parking and Transportation FSA? What is the significance of the plan year (calendar year) to my flexible spending account (FSA)?

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Is my spouse eligible for The Tennessee Plan (Supplemental ...

(52 years ago) If you are a TCRS or ORP retiree and you are enrolled in The Tennessee Plan (Supplemental Medical Insurance For Retirees With Medicare), you may also apply to …

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Is an ex-spouse eligible for COBRA following a divorce ...

(52 years ago) For an ex-spouse to be eligible for COBRA, he or she must have been covered on the employee’s insurance plan at the time of the divorce. The employee must notify his or her employer of the divorce within 60 days of the date of the divorce, complete an insurance cancel request application and submit the cancel request application to the Agency Benefits Coordinator …

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How much will my premium be for coverage in The Tennessee ...

(52 years ago) You may apply for the state’s supplemental medical insurance for retirees with Medicare coverage called The Tennessee Plan if you are enrolled in at least Medicare Part A and receive a monthly Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS) pension benefit based on your own service or if you are a Higher Education Optional Retirement Program (ORP) retiree.

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What is the difference between a screening and diagnostic ...

(52 years ago) A screening colonoscopy is performed on an individual without symptoms, who has not been diagnosed with colorectal cancer or additional risk factors for colorectal cancer, such as polyps or inflammatory bowel disease, prior to the start of the screening exam.

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Is the shingles vaccine covered by the state’s health ...

(52 years ago) Yes, the shingles vaccination is covered. Two (2) different kinds of shingles vaccines are covered: Zostavax (zoster vaccine live), which was first approved by the FDA in 2006 and Shingrix (recombinant zoster vaccine), approved by the FDA in 2017.

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What is the longest amount of time I can be enrolled in ...

(52 years ago) No one may extend health coverage through COBRA for more than 36 consecutive months from one employer. (For example, if the extension of coverage for a family began with the 18-month period and one of the covered dependent children becomes ineligible because of the age limit for dependents, the child must transfer to an individual COBRA contract to continue the 36 …

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What qualifies as a special qualifying event? – State of ...

(52 years ago) What qualifies as a special qualifying event? A special qualifying event (SQE) allows you to enroll in coverage or add previously eligible dependents to your coverage when a loss of eligibility under another plan (group plan or private plan) occurs or when a new dependent is acquired. If you are adding new dependents to your existing coverage ...

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What will happen to my retiree group health coverage when ...

(52 years ago) If you (or your spouse) are covered on the state sponsored retiree group health plan, coverage will terminate at the end of the month prior to the affected individual’s eligibility for Medicare. E...

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What is a Proof of Joint Ownership document? – State of ...

(52 years ago) What is a Proof of Joint Ownership document? – State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration. State of Tennessee - Benefits Administration. Agency Benefits Coordinators (ABCs) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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How will I receive my cash incentives and where can I find ...

(52 years ago) The money will be provided to your employer to include in your end of month paycheck. Your spouse’s money will be included in the employee’s paycheck. You can track the payments on …

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Voluntary Universal Life Insurance – State of Tennessee ...

(52 years ago) Unum maintains the beneficiary information for each certificate holder. You can contact their customer service center at 866.298.7636 Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central. It’s always a good idea to check the beneficiary information periodically to be …

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Can I cancel my insurance coverage for any reason and what ...

(52 years ago) There are certain events that will allow you to change your insurance coverage: Marriage – If you are recently married and have become eligible for your new spouse’s coverage.; Required documentation (all documents must be submitted together within …

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Are retirees eligible for the Employee Assistance Program ...

(52 years ago) EAP services are available to those enrolled in medical insurance as well as benefits eligible (not necessarily enrolled) dependents of employees who are enrolled in …

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Who monitors the HSA limits? Will the IRS hold the agency ...

(52 years ago) Ultimately the employee has to make sure that the amount contributed to the HSA is within federal guidelines. However, employers should have ways to keep employees from deducting more than the maximum HSA contribution amount.

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Receiving and responding to encrypted messages – State of ...

(52 years ago) Receiving and responding to encrypted messages. When an external recipient receives an encrypted message from the State of TN, they see an encrypted attachment and an instruction to view the encrypted message. If recipients don’t have either account, they’re directed to create a Microsoft account that will let them sign in to view the ...

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What network options are offered by the State of Tennessee ...

(52 years ago) The State of Tennessee offers BlueCross BlueShield Network S, Cigna LocalPlus and Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP). BlueCross BlueShield members have access to Network S providers inside Tennessee as well as BlueCard providers outside Tennessee and BlueCard Worldwide providers outside the U.S. Cigna offers the LocalPlus Network in certain areas nationally.

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Does the Flexible Spending Account(s) (FSA) have a ...

(52 years ago) The Health Savings Account (HSA) has a beneficiary designation form but there is no beneficiary form for the FSA – this differs from HSA as the HSA is …

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Replace an ID card – State of Tennessee - Benefits ...

(52 years ago) In general, enrolled members can request a replacement or additional ID card by contacting the carrier (Cigna, BlueCross BlueShield, MetLife, etc.). …

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How do I add my new spouse/family to the State Group ...

(52 years ago) An application to add a new spouse/family to State Group Health Insurance coverage must be submitted to Benefits Administration within 60 days of the marriage date. To add a new spouse/family, you ...

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What happens in the event of an employee death? – State of ...

(52 years ago) Coverage for Dependents in the Event of Your Death: If you die while actively employed, your covered dependents will be offered continuation of whatever State medical, dental and vision insurance they have on the date of your death. Your dependents may also be able to convert life insurance. Health: Your covered dependents get six months of health coverage at no cost.

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When will COBRA coverage end? – State of Tennessee ...

(52 years ago) Crystal. 1 year ago. Updated. Continuation of coverage through COBRA will end on the earliest of the following: The premium is not paid by the due date. The date after electing COBRA that the participant first becomes insured with another group health plan. The date after electing COBRA that the participant first becomes entitled to Medicare ...

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Why are there waiting periods for some dental services ...

(52 years ago) The MetLife Dental Preferred Provider Organization (DPPO) plan requires a waiting period before certain more expensive services will be covered. A 6 …

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How to add or remove child covered as a dependent under ...

(52 years ago) Children covered under a (ex-)spouse's plan can be added if the spouse's coverage is lost, even temporarily. The child can also be removed as a dependent under your plan if your spouse regains coverage.

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How do I find a Cigna Prepaid Dental network dentist ...

(52 years ago) How do I find a Cigna Prepaid Dental network dentist? You can go to the Cigna website here and follow the instructions on locating a Cigna dental provider. You can …

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How do I cancel coverage in The Tennessee Plan? – State of ...

(52 years ago) How do I cancel coverage in The Tennessee Plan? The retiree, Power of Attorney, or surviving dependent who became head of contract, must submit a written request to cancel the Medicare supplement. The written request should be sent to Benefits Administration by mail, fax, or email. The head of contract’s Employee ID number or social security ...

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Can the employer change their HSA contribution every year ...

(52 years ago) Yes, an employer can change the amount annually. Employers should communicate these contribution changes to their employees.

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Does Coordination of Benefits pertain to my dental and/or ...

(52 years ago) MetLife The Coordination of Benefits provision in dental benefits plans is a set of rules that are followed when a patient is covered by more than one …

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Enrollment and Eligibility – State of Tennessee - Benefits ...

(52 years ago) Enrollment and Eligibility. Can children under age 26 be covered as dependents on their parents' plan if they are eligible for their own coverage (e.g., at another job)? If two employees in the same plan (state, local education or local government) are married, are they required to choose the employee + spouse premium level, or can each sign up ...

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What is the Weight Management Program? How do I qualify ...

(52 years ago) The Weight Management Program is a great program for members who are ready to lose weight and learn more about healthy lifestyle changes. It’s a 12 month program that begins on the date of your first online session.

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Can incapacitated children be covered beyond age 26 ...

(52 years ago) Updated. If the child is currently enrolled in the state group health insurance plan and incapacitation was prior to age 26, they may continue coverage as long as they continue to meet eligibility requirements. Members will have to submit the Certificate for Incapacitation for Dependent Child Application prior to the child's 26 th birthday.

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Does the state offer a part D plan to retirees? – State of ...

(52 years ago) Benefits Administration does not offer a separate Medicare part D drug plan for prescriptions. You may access free, unbiased assistance in comparing Medicare part D plans and Medicare supplement plans by contacting the Tennessee State Health Insurance Assistance Program (TN SHIP). You may contact (TN SHIP) toll free at 877-801-0044. Information ...

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How does MetLife manage my Short Term Disability claim for ...

(52 years ago) When MetLife receives a claim for a pregnancy diagnosis, they will review the details to determine the appropriate approval Disability Period for both ante-partum (prior to delivery) and post-partum (after delivery) following the below guidelines: Normal Vaginal Delivery is approvable for 6 weeks from and including actual delivery date.

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Can I apply for the Tennessee Plan during the Medicare ...

(52 years ago) The Tennessee Plan is an employer-sponsored, self-insured plan that is similar to a NAIC Model D Medicare Supplement Plan. This plan is not offered to the general public and is not subject to the federal Medicare open enrollment rules.

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How do I change my 401k and 457 contributions? – State of ...

(52 years ago) Related articles. I recently had a change in job status (examples: rehired, transferred from one agency to another, or returned from a leave of absence).

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Can I have both a health savings account (HSA) and a ...

(52 years ago) If you have a HSA, you cannot have a medical FSA, but you can open a limited purpose flexible spending account (L-FSA) to use for dental and vision expenses. Dependent care and transportation and p...

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What is the CDHP/HSA (or Local CDHP/HSA) insurance plan ...

(52 years ago) The CDHP/HSA is a Consumer-driven health plan (CDHP) with a health savings account (HSA). It uses the same provider networks and discounted rates as the PPOs. You control and manage more of your he...

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