Short Term Disability

Discussion in 'FedEx Discussions' started by BigWork13, Oct 28, 2018.

  1. BigWork13

    BigWork13 Member

    Anyone know if short term Disability has been eliminated. In open enrollment it only list long term Disability.
     
  2. Oldfart

    Oldfart Well-Known Member

    FT employees get ST and LT insurance.
     
  3. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescil Vulnere Virtus

    I’m sure they would have told us about a major change like that.
     
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  4. Star B

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    Like they told us the deductibles went from 850 to 1250 this year on the old premier plans?
     
  5. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescil Vulnere Virtus

    Is the info not in the packet? I haven’t looked at it yet.
     
  6. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescil Vulnere Virtus

    I just asked my manager. He said if it’s been eliminated, no one has informed him. He’s always upfront.
     
  7. Oldfart

    Oldfart Well-Known Member

    Did you not get a packet in the mail? All of the information is there. There is even more information online and you can easily get ahold of the insurance department on the phone. I have called them twice in the last week and got right thru. What you are confused about is they eliminated the old SELECT plan. That had the cheaper deductible with fewer choices for doctors. Last year you basically had 6 choices, this year some have 4 choices with Cigna and some only have 3.
     
    Last edited: Oct 29, 2018
  8. floridays

    floridays Well-Known Member

    How do you get deductibles that low? I was scratchin my nuts, but now I'm scratchin my head. The one on my neck.
     
  9. TheJackal

    TheJackal Well-Known Member

    Neither short or long term disability is covered by health insurance. What you see in your choices is supplement to those 2.