News and Announcements

    • 2021 Preventive Services Campaign - Your Health Matters!

      Did you know that you have 100% coverage for in-network preventive care services such as immunizations, cancer screenings, and care for healthy pregnancies?  Schedule your annual well visit with your provider so you can receive the preventive care you need to stay healthy!  If you have coverage through the Fund’s Medicare Advantage Plan, you must visit or refer to the United Healthcare Plan Guide that can be found on the downloads page for more information on your preventive benefits. more

    • Scam Alert for Boilermaker Medicare Retirees

      This is the time of year that you may be bombarded with mailings and calls asking you to switch to a different Medicare Plan.  Don't be fooled!  Some representatives will claim they are with the Fund Office but they are not.  ALWAYS CALL THE FUND OFFICE PRIOR TO ELECTING ANOTHER PLAN.  more

    • August is Immunization and Vaccine Awareness Month

      All eligibleparticipants will receive a vaccination holder and an informationalinsert regarding the Plan's preventative benefits mid-August.  Protect your health and the health of those around you by getting recommended vaccines and immunizations. more

    • 19th Special Retiree Work Rule (SRWR)

      The Boilermaker-Blacksmith National Pension Trust Board of Trustees approved the 19th Special Retiree Work Rule (SRWR) beginning October 1, 2021 and ending September 30, 2022. To work under the SRWR does not require you to submit a pre-approval form to the Fund Office; contact your Local for dispatch protocol. Click here to view the list of Boilermaker Locals approved to participate in the 19th SRWR. more

    • Amwell Online Healthcare

      Did you know that you have convenient and secure access to quality care, where and when you need it, at no cost to you? Video visits with doctors or therapists for minor illness or counseling from the comfort of your home, on your smart phone or computer. If you have coverage under the Fund's Medicare Advantage Plan administered through United Healthcare (UHC), please visit for more information on telehealth benefits and other resources available to you. more

    • Online Security Tips

      The DOL recently posted these online security tips and we wanted to pass this information on to you to help keep you safe while online. more