Benefit & Pension Funds of Hospital & Health Care Employees, Philadelphia & VicinityBenefit & Pension Funds of Hospital & Health Care Employees, Philadelphia & Vicinity

Death of a Dependent

Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult events in a person’s life. If you experience the death of a dependent, here is what you need to know and do:

Medical/Dental/Vision – If your dependent(s) had coverage under your deceased spouse’s plan, you may enroll your eligible dependents under the Fund’s plan.

Death/Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Coverage – You may change you Beneficiary for your life and AD&D Insurance.

Disability Insurance – No effect on this benefit.

Address/Personal Information – Be sure to update your address and personal information, including beneficiary designation, to reflect any changes.

 

How to Make Changes

To change your benefit elections, you must return your forms to the Benefit Fund office within 30 days of the death of your spouse or dependent child.