Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Services
Trustees of the Employee Painters’ Trust (EPT) are pleased to announce that
Canopy Wellbeing has been selected to provide Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
This new benefit is now available to eligible Members and
Dependents up to 26 years of age. The EAP provides free, confidential, and
professional assistance, including assessment, problem solving, and referral
for a wide variety of personal or family concerns. Services include four (4)
confidential face-to-face counseling sessions, legal consultations, simple
wills, financial coaching, child and eldercare resource retrieval services,
identity theft services, and more.
Click Here: Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Services
Monthly Status Slips Notice
The Board of Trustees of the Employee Painters’ Trust (the “Plan”) would like to inform you that
the monthly Status Slips will no longer be distributed effective November 1, 2023. This
decision was made to ensure that the Plan continues to operate in the most cost-efficient manner
possible and to promote the usage of the self-service tools offered by the Plan such as the Mobile
Application and Participant Website.
The Participant Website can be found at www.IUPATWesternBenefits.org and the Mobile
Application can be downloaded from either the Apple App Store or from Google Play. To find the
Mobile Application search for IUPATWBenes. Registration is required on both the Participant Website and the Mobile Application. Only one
username and password are permitted per email address. If you have any questions, please do not
hesitate to contact your Trust Fund Office toll free at (844) 344-2721 or (206)518-9730.
HEALTH COVERATE TAX DOCUMENTS
RIGHT TO REQUEST TAX NOTIFICATION FORM 1095-B
If you have not
received a 1095-B Tax Form by March 9, 2023, members and beneficiaries may
request for a copy of their Form 1095-B by:
· Call: (248) 641-4978 between 7:30 AM
and 4:30 PM EST
· Mail to:
Tower Drive, Suite 300
Troy, MI 48098-2808
ATTN: 1095-B Requests
request MUST include: (1) your Plan’s name, (2) the member’s name, (3) your
name if you are not the primary member, (3) the address you would like the form
sent to and (4) the phone number we can call if we have any questions.
Please call: (248) 641-4978 with
any questions about Form 1095-B.
- To Find an In-Network Medical Provider Aetna
- To Find an In-Network Medicare Provider Humana
- To Find an In-Network HMO Provider Kaiser
- To Find an In-Network Dental Provider Careington
- To Find an In-Network Vision Provider Vision Service Plan (VSP)
- To Find an In-Network Pharmacy Provider Elixir
New Mobile App
The Trustees of the Employee
Painters’ Trust are pleased to offer a new mobile application. The IUPAT
Western Benefits or IUPATWBenes mobile application is available for iOS and
Android operating systems. Navigating healthcare is tough! Make it easier by taking advantage of this
new mobile app. The mobile app is
designed for easy access to your important Plan information!
Download the free “IUPATWBenes” mobile app from your
Apple or Google Play Store!
User-friendly menu for navigation
Download frequently requested forms and
Eligibility for Benefits
Electronic ID Card
Last 12 months of Contributions
· Claims history - tracking of annual deductibles
- access to Explanation of Benefits
Click Here: EPT New Mobile Application
Maternity Leave Benefit
The Board of Trustees are pleased
to provide a new benefit under the Plan – Paid Maternity Leave Program!
Beginning April 1, 2022, the Plan will offer eligible Participants with a Paid
Maternity Leave Benefit. This new benefit program provides benefit program
provides benefits for pregnancy (pre-delivery/birth) for a maximum of six (6)
months and post-delivery/birth for a maximum benefit of six (6) weeks or eight
(8) weeks for cesarean birth. Clink on the link below for more detailed
information about this benefit program’s eligibility requirements, exclusions
as well as the benefit amount.
Click Here: Paid Maternity Leave Program