KCFD members have new medical plans available for 2018 through Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Kansas City. The new plan includes new benefits including reduced premium costs and a no premium cost plan for employee only coverage and the inclusion of St. Luke’s Hospital as an In-Network Hospital.
2018 is a mandatory open enrollment for all employees you must review and select a new medical plan. If you fail to select a plan your enrollment will default to the EPO Custom plan effective May 1, 2018.
The Annual Benefits Open Enrollment election period for medical and health-related benefits will begin on Monday, March 5th and end on Friday, March 23rd. Attached is the City Department meeting schedule and directions to each site. The City of KC and IAFF Local 42 appreciates any efforts you can undertake to ensure participation by our members in attending one of these events. In the coming days you should receive an enrollment packet.
The Union has secured additional dates to enroll at the Hall before the March Union Meetings and on the March 14.
Open Enrollment Dates and Times at the Union Hall:
March 6th 6:15 p.m.
March 7th 6:15 p.m.
March 14th 11:00 a.m.
Questions regarding the new medical plans and benefits during open enrollment, call City Benefits at 816.395.2969.