Form 1095-B Minimum Essential Health Coverage
Please be aware that the IRS deadline for mailing Form 1095-B to all participants is March 31, 2016. The Fund Office recently mailed all of the forms to the participants. However, it is necessary to re-print and re-mail a portion of the forms due to incorrect information. The Fund Office anticipates that these new forms will be mailed the week of February 22, 2016. Please note that this form is for your record only and it is not necessary to file the form with your taxes.
IMPACT - Off-the-Job Accident Plan - Effective October 2015
The Ironworkers of
Locals 549 & 550 are pleased to announce a new benefit that is available
for those eligible in the Medical Plan. IMPACT's brochure introducing the
Off-the-Job Accident Plan has been posted to the Documents/Health Care page of this website. We encourage
you to read the brochure carefully so you are aware of the benefits and the
conditions under which they are available to you. Although this is a benefit offered under IMPACT,
it is dependent on your eligibility with the Ironworkers Locals 549 & 550
Medical and Benefit Plan.
information, please contact IMPACT’s administration office or your Local Union
office or visit IMPACT's website: http://www.impact-net.org/programs/off-the-job-accident/
As you know on
January 29, 2015, Anthem, Inc. learned of a cyberattack on their IT system.
Anthem is working with AllClear ID, a leading and trusted identity protection
provider, to offer 24 months of identity theft repair and credit monitoring
services to current or former members of an affected Anthem plan dating back to
2004. For additional protection, and no cost, you may enroll in the AllClear
PRO service at any time during the 24 month coverage period. This service
includes credit monitoring and an identity theft insurance policy. The Fund
Office encourages you to take advantage of this additional protection. Please
enroll at https://anthem.allclearid.com/. Those without internet
access can call 877-263-7995. For additional information
regarding your protections, please visit: https://anthem.allclearid.com/faqs.
We also encourage you to visit www.anthemfacts.com often for
up-to-date information provided by Anthem.
Please be aware that a notice to all actives/early retirees regarding the Anthem Breach has been posted on the Documents Page under Recent Mailings. This notice will also be mailed on Friday, March 6th to your home address on file with the Fund Office. For the most recent and up-to-date facts concerning the breach please visit their website www.anthemfacts.com We have also placed a hyperlink to this website on the Medical Page.