2020 Annual Benefit Enrollment Information

2020 Annual Benefit Enrollment Information

  • Annual Benefit Enrollment for 2020 is from October 14 through November 15, 2019 for actives as well as retirees. Upon close of the open enrollment period any changes will only be considered in extenuating circumstances. Information can be reviewed online beginning October 7, 2019.
  • To enroll by phone call 1-877-722-0020, from home visit www.att.com/benefitscenter, and from work log onto the Onestop website, select the AT&T Benefits Center tile and you will be directed to the benefits center website.
  • There are no plan design changes to the AT&T Plans (self-insured options HCN option 1 and 2, PPO option 1 and 2, Dental PPO and HMO, and Vision Program) for 2020. However, monthly premiums, deductibles, and out-of-pocket maximums have changed. See enrollment materials for rates.
  • Medical HMO’s (HAP, Blue Care Network, Priority, etc.) are not bargained for and have changes to monthly contributions and/or plan provisions, review them carefully.
  • Review your current coverage and check your network providers to ensure they are in network. (Use the built-in plan decision tool to check providers)
  • You can enroll eligible dependents in your medical program and Careplus through the month they reach age 26 (even if they’re not living with you, not a college student, married, etc.). You can enroll them (if unmarried) in dental and vision through the end of the year they turn 23.
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) maximum contributions increase for 2020 to $2,700 for health care FSA, and remain at $5,000 for child or elder care FSA.
  • Careplus continues to be no cost for 2020; now covers an additional 30 visits each for medically necessary physical, speech and occupational therapy.
  • Review and update beneficiary designations, especially if you’ve had a recent life event such as a marriage or divorce. To do so go to https://netbenefits.fidelity.com.
  • One postcard is mailed to homes. All other materials will be done electronically (Insider, Onestop, ebenefits, SMS Message, etc.).
  • Tobacco Use: Beginning January 1, 2020, if you and/or your spouse/partner use tobacco products, a surcharge of $50.00 per month, per person will be applied. To eliminate the surcharge, participants may enroll in a mobile cessation program with 2morrow Health through Castlight. This can be done during the Annual Enrollment process. If a participant successfully completes the cessation program by December 1, 2019, no surcharge will be applied for 2020. If completed after December 1, 2019 but before December 31, 2019, participants may incur a surcharge for January 2020 due to administrative/timing issues, however, this charge will be refunded as soon as administratively feasible. If you complete the program any time after December 31, 2019 but any time before July 1, 2020, you can still eliminate a partial, prorated surcharge amount2020 Annual Benefit Enrollment Information.

 

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