Welcome to the Operating Engineers Local 139 Health Benefit Fund
If you lost health coverage with the Fund during April 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021, due to a reduction of your work hours, you may be eligible for a 100% COBRA subsidy to maintain your coverage with the Fund. Please review the attached Frequently Asked Questions. If you think you qualify for the free coverage during this period, contact the Health Fund office for the enrollment forms.
W-2 Forms: If you received Loss Of Time benefits in calendar year 2020 for a short term disability, you will receive a W-2 form for the amount of benefits paid to you by the Health Fund in 2020. Loss of Time benefits are taxable income for the IRS.
Form 1095-B: No forms are being mailed for 2020. While the Health Fund is required to report information to the IRS of the months that each of the participants and their dependents had health coverage in calendar year 2020, as an individual you are not required to report that information on your tax filing. If you need the form, please contact the Health Fund office.
With restricted access to medical and mental health treatment related to the COVID19 health crisis and Governor Tony Evers’ “Safer At Home” Order, the Board of Trustees approved temporary expansion of coverage for telehealth services. Telehealth services for medically necessary treatment from Anthem network providers will be covered at the same benefit level as in-person…
Thank you for visiting our new and improved website. Here is where eligible members and dependents can access important information regarding the Health Benefit Fund. Please use our search tool () to search the site for topics, forms, and other information.
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If you need any assistance on the Website, please contact the Fund Office at 262-549-9190 or toll free 800-242-7018.