Effective January 1, 2017, UMC Associates will be eligible for UMC Retiree Benefits. Below you will find important information on the benefit program. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact us at 915-532-3778 or toll-free at 1-877-532-3778.
To qualify, UMC Associates must meet the following:
Retirees who are at least 60 years old, with 20 or more years of service with UMC in a full time or part time capacity, with both age and service measured as of the last day of the month in which the Associate retired, and who have retired on or after May 1, 2018;
Retirees who are at least 60 years old, with 20 years of service in a full time or part time capacity at either UMC (hospital/clinics), El Paso First Health Plans or UMC Foundation, with both age and service measured as of the last day of the month in which the Associate retired, provided they are eligible for retirement according to Texas County and District Retirement System (TCDRS) rules and have retired on or after May 1, 2018;
Eligible Retirees must have been participating in this Plan for 5 continuous years and are currently are currently participating in this Plan at time of retirement;
Eligible Retirees will be able to enroll their eligible Spouse and Dependents; and Retiree benefits will only be offered up to the earlier of when the Retiree reaches the age of 65 or starts receiving Medicare.
NOTE: PRNís do not qualify as Retirees under the Plan since they donít qualify under TCDRS Retirement Plan.