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 www.UHC.com or refer to the United Healthcare Plan Guide that can be found on the downloads page for more information on your preventive benefits. more

    • June is Men's Health Month

      Even if you feel fine, you should still see your provider for regular checkups no matter what age you are. Some of the leading causes of death among men are heart disease, cancer and diabeties. These conditions are typically manageable and may be preventable. Under the Plan you have 100% coverage for in-network preventive benefits such as blood pressure, diabeties, immunizations, lung cancer, colorectal cancer, and heart disease prevention. Watch your mail for more information that includes a complimentary neck gaiter.  more

    • July is Fireworks Eye Safety Month

      All active participants will receive 3D fireworks glasses and an informational insert regardingthe Plan's vision benefits mid-June.  These glasses are to be used only to enhance the visual experience of fireworks and should not be used as protective eyewear. more

    • 18th Special Retiree Work Rule (SRWR)

      The Boilermaker-Blacksmith National Pension Trust Board of Trustees approved the 18th Special Retiree Work Rule (SRWR) begining October 1, 2020 and ending September 30, 2021. 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 18th 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 www.UHC.com for more information on telehealth benefits and other resources available to you. more