What are the healthcare changes for 2019?

Effective January 1, 2019, the Trust Fund will introduce a new, enhanced Anthem Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) that will replace the current medical plans except the Kaiser HMO. Express Scripts (ESI) will administer the prescription drug benefit under the enhanced Anthem PPO. The Trust Fund will also make enhancements and changes to the Kaiser HMO and replace all dental plans with new, enhanced dental plan options administered by UnitedHealthcare (UHC). To find out more details about the changes, see Open Enrollment.