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ANNUAL CHANGE PERIOD FOR HEALTH CARE BEGINS OCTOBER 1
UnitedHealthcare, the administrator of the health care plan sponsored by the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund, will host 15 seminars throughout the state during the Annual Change Period in October. During the Annual Change Period eligible members may select their individual health care options for 2009. The seminars are designed to answer questions related to the health care plan and assist members in completing the Annual Change Period form.
The first seminar is in Athens on October 1, and the series will conclude on October 31 in Strongsville. A complete list of seminars is available under the health care link at www.op-f.org.
SEMINAR FOR MEMBER AGENTS PLANNED FOR SEPTEMBER 24
A training session will be held September 24, 2008 at 10 a.m. for member agents who are registered to assist OP&F members with the disability benefit application process. The training session will take place at OP&F, 140 E. Town Street, Columbus and is for registered OP&F Member Agents.
The training session agenda covers an overview of the disability process, including the Initial Determination Hearing, and the appeals and reconsideration processes. The session will also cover new requirements in place for member agents.
PRE-RETIREMENT SEMINARS SCHEDULED
For OP&F members considering retirement, a series of six pre-retirement seminars are again scheduled this fall, beginning September 29, in Dayton. A list of all seminar dates, times and locations is listed on the OP&F Web site at www.op-f.org.
NOVEMBER BOARD MEETING DATE CHANGED
The Board of Trustees meeting originally scheduled for Wednesday, November 26 at 9 a.m. has been rescheduled for Tuesday afternoon November 25 following the disability appeals hearings (at approximately 3:30 p.m.)
Board of Trustee Committee Notes
(Actions approved by the Board are listed separately)
At its August 27, 2008 meeting, the OP&F Board of Trustees passed the following motions: