Health Plan Changes

As a result of the merger, the Northeast Carpenters Health Fund will merge into the new Eastern Atlantic States Carpenters Health Fund ("EASCHF")

Health Plan Changes

As a result of the merger, the Northeast Carpenters Health Fund will merge into the new Eastern Atlantic States Carpenters Health Fund ("EASCHF")

Health Coverage Eligibiliy FAQs

New Health Coverage Eligibility Levels

GOLD LEVEL

90/10 Coinsurance
  • Active Eligibility - 600 or 1200 hours
  • Out-of-Pocket Maximums $1,000 / $2,000
  • Cigna Dental
  • Davis Vision

SILVER LEVEL

70/30 Coinsurance
  • Active Eligibility 450 or 900 Hours
  • Out of Pocket Maximums $2,000 / $4,000
  • No Dental Coverage
  • No Vision Coverage

Prescription Coverage is the same for both Gold and Silver Levels

Addtional Health Plan Details

Express Scripts Prescription Plan:

Generic Copay  - 30 day $5 / 90 day $10

Preferred Copay  - 30 day 25% of cost with max of $75   / 90 day 25% of cost with max of $150

Non-Preferred Copay  - 40% of cost no max

Out-of-Pocket Cost  - $6,000 Individual / $12,000 Family

Reimbursement       $1,000

Out-of-Pocket          $1,000

Air Ambulance         Coinsurance Plan (IA)

Temple Health Nurse Program

Temple Health Heart/Lung Scans

  • for men age 40+
  • women age 50+

$550 Stipend per week (up to 2 years) 30 hours a week credit towards Health and Pension Eligibility up to 104 weeks (2 years)

Rules offset against NJ state disability

Death Benefit

  • $35,000 for active participants
  • $5,000 for dependents

Surviving Spouse Health Benefits

  • 12 months of runout coverage from the date of death, then offered COBRA