Canadian Freelance Union - benefits

By: Canadian Freelance Union  09-12-2011
Keywords: Vision Care, Working Enterprises Insurance

Benefits plan:

As a local of the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, the Canadian Freelance Union (CEP Local 2040) the CFU is able to offer a set health and dental plans at prices far better than would normally be available to self-employed people. Through our partners at Working Enterprises Insurance Services Ltd. we can offer CFU members three plans to cover a range of needs.

ALL questions regarding these plans, including pricing, should be directed to Dave Porteous at Working Enterprises Insurance:

THREE PLANS TO CHOOSE FROM:

Value Plan 1

Ideal for those who would like an inexpensive "guaranteed
issue" Health Plan up to age 79.
Pre-existing conditions are covered (subject to policy wordings limitations and exclusions).

Plan includes:

  • Drug plan

  • Vision care

  • Hearing aids

  • Other professional services

  • Medical transport

  • Private nursing

  • Medical items

  • Accidental dental

Value Plus 2

This plan is for those who are in good health and would prefer higher levels of coverage (Medically Underwritten) or if you are converting from a previous group plan within 60 days of its’ termination. Pre-existing conditions are covered subject to policy wordings and exclusions.

Plan includes:

  • Drug plan
  • Vision care
  • Hearing aids
  • Dental
  • Extensive professional services
  • Medical transport
  • Private nursing
  • Medical items
  • Accidental dental
  • Semi-private hospital room
  • Travel coverage
  • Estate Vault

Business Value Plan 3

For INDIVIDUALS who need full coverages: Medically underwritten Health, Dental, Out of Province/Country Medical, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Life & Long Term Disability, Estate Vault.

Plan includes:

  • Drug plan
  • Vision care
  • Hearing aids
  • Dental
  • Extensive professional services
  • Medical transport
  • Life
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Disability
  • Private nursing
  • Medical items
  • Accidental dental
  • Semi-private hospital room
  • Travel coverage
  • Estate Vault

Prices:

The cost for each benefits plan is dependent on age, where you live, and who you want covered (single, couple or family). As an example, here are the general numbers for SINGLE coverage:

Value Plan 1: $60 to $85 per month
Value Plus 2: $75 to $110 per month
Business Value 3: $130 to $160 per month

How to Apply

    No matter which plan you choose, Payment can be made monthy or annually by Cheque, Visa or MasterCard

The information in this article was current at 06 Dec 2011

Keywords: Vision Care, Working Enterprises Insurance

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