COVID-19 Health Plan Changes for CTPF Participants
CTPF Plans Offer Enhanced Benefits during Pandemic

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CTPF offers six health insurance plans for retirees. All plans now offer coverage for COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment, and some have added additional telehealth and mental health benefits. Call the number on the back of your health insurance card for additional information on specific benefits. 

CTPF Plans for Non-Medicare Eligible Members

Blue Cross Blue Shield

PPO

UnitedHealthcare Choice

Plus PPO

Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO

Illinois

Waived cost-share for COVID-19 testing and treatment through May 31, 2020.

Waived for Covid-19 testing and treatment through May 31, 2020.

 

Waived cost-share for in-network non-COVID-19 telehealth visits.

Waived cost-share for COVID-19 testing and treatment through May 31, 2020.

CTPF Plans for Medicare-Eligible Members

AARP® Medicare Supplement Plan F (UnitedHealthcare) with  Express Scripts Medicare®  (PDP) UnitedHealthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO with Express Scripts  Medicare® (PDP) Humana Group Medicare HMO with Part D Pharmacy

Waived cost-share for testing and treatment through May 31, 2020.

 

March 31 – June 18, 2020, UHC will waive cost-sharing for in-network, non-COVID-19 telehealth visits (for plans not already covering virtual visits at 100% in-network and out- of- network). 

 

SilverCloud for Express Scripts Online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy available through June 30, 2020.

Waived cost-share for testing and treatment through May 31, 2020.

 

Cost-sharing will be waived for all specialist and primary care for any diagnosis, through 9/30/2020. This includes the deductible, copay, and coinsurance.

 

March 31 – June 18, 2020, UHC will waive cost-sharing for in-network, non-COVID-19 telehealth visits (for plans not already covering virtual visits at 100% in-network and out- of- network). 

 

SilverCloud for Express Scripts Online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy available through June 30, 2020.

100% coverage for testing and treatment for COVID-19.

 

Waived in-network primary care costs for all primary care visits and non-facility based behavioral health visits for the rest of 2020.

 

Extended telehealth cost-share waivers for all telehealth visits—PCP and specialty, including behavioral health, for in-network providers through 2020.

 

Sending all participants a safety kit with a reusable mask to support visits to healthcare providers.

Please see CTPF’s Health Insurance page or contact your health insurance provider for additional information.