Helping you and your family reach and maintain good health is very important to Lincoln Behavioral Services. We are pleased to offer a selection of benefits designed with your health and financial wellbeing in mind. We review our benefit programs each year to ensure we consider the best combination of benefit coverage, network access and affordability for employees.
Please review your 2023 Lincoln Behavioral Services benefits materials for more information regarding your plan offerings for 2023.
All newly hired Employees will have coverage effective the 1st of the month following 30 days from your date of hire. Regular Employees working at least 30 hours per week are eligible to participate in medical benefits and those who work at least 40 hours per week are eligible to participate in all other benefits offered by Lincoln.
When you enroll in the benefits program, you may also cover your eligible benefits. Dependents include your legal spouse, child(ren) up to age 26 (regardless of student status, marital status, residence, or financial dependence on you), and an unmarried child incapable of self-support.. Children eligibility is as follows -
Enrollment Action Required:
The Benefit choices you make during your open enrollment remain in effect for the entire year. You can, however, modify your elections under certain circumstances, called "Qualifying Events" These are events such as marriage, divorce, birth or adoption of a child, loss of eligibility under another plan. If you experience a qualifying event, you may make changes to your benefits within 30 days of the event.
Contact Human Resources if you have questions about qualifying events or if you find any discrepancies in your contributions.
BCN HMO Medical/Rx (Group # 00134569) | 800.662.6667 | www.bcbs.com
Priority Health Medical/Rx (Group #796771) | 800.942.0954 | www.priorityhealth.com
Blue Care Newtork and Priority Health will continue to be the medical and prescription carrier this year. The plans that will be offered effective January 1, 2023 are as follows:
An HMO gives you access to doctors and hospitals within the HMO network. But unlike PPO plans, care under an HMO plan is covered only if you see a provider within the BCN or Priority Health networks. You must select a primary care physician (PCP) who will determine the care/treatment you need. To see other doctors, such as a specialist, you must obtain a referral from your PCP.
To find out if your provider is in-network, please visit the BCN or Priority Health website below. Be sure to select your correct network by choosing Employer Group Plan and Blue Care Network (BCN) or Southeast MI Partners - A (PH) in the upper right corner. Once you select your correct network you can search for a doctor or care provider by name, specialty, or condition.
Teladoc: Virtual Visits | 800.835.2362 | www.Teladoc.com
Lincoln Behavioral provides all employees access to virtual visits with Teladoc. Teladoc provides members the opportunity to receive medical health care from the comfort of your own home. With Teladoc, eligible employees and dependents have access to board certified doctors 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year.
How Much Does it Cost?
To get access to these convenient services, visit www.Teladoc.com - OR - you may call 800.835.2362.
HealthSmart: FSA (Company Code: D3R) | 800.821.8197 | www.healthsmart.com
The Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) allow you to set aside pre-tax dollars to pay for eligible expenses. By contributing to one or both of the Flexible Spending Accounts you reduce your taxable income, so you pay less in taxes — which saves you money.
The election you make during enrollment is your election for the entire plan year. You may change it only if you have a qualifying life event and the change request must be consistent with the event.
You may contribute as follows:
Health Care FSA
Dependent Care FSA
How the FSA Plan Works
Lincoln Behavioral dental plan provides comprehensive coverage to help you and your family maintain good dental health. Providers are part of the MetLife Network, or you may see an out-of-network dentist of your choice. Be aware if you go out-of-network, your costs will be higher.
To find out if your provider is in-network, please visit the website below.