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MEA-Retired

Maine Education Association Retired

CHANGES TO YOUR MAILING ADDRESS

If you need to update your mailing address, have a change of address during the winter months, need additional information about a member benefit plan or program, or need to make changes to a membership benefit you currently receive, please contact Pam Craig at the MEA Office in Caribou, Maine. She handles membership services for MEA-Retired members. 

Her contact information is: 
Pam Craig
MAINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION RETIRED 
P O BOX 310
CARIBOU ME 04736-0310

PHONE: (1-800) 281-3191 ext. 2400

498-3191 ext. 2400 
or contact her through the MEA website at: http://maine.nea.org/home/181.htm

Important News and Updates    rev. 1/21/2020               SCROLL DOWN  THE PAGE TO SEE THE CALENDAR FOR THE MEDICARE ADVANTAGE MEETINGS

Maine Education Association Retired Calendar (copied from a informational letter) 
Medicare Advantage Meetings 
 


YOU MUST REGISTER IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Enrollment is limited at each session so be sure to register early. Please make sure to check for additional meeting updates online or by calling the MEABT office at 207-622- 4418, extension 2240, or toll free at 1-800-452-8709. The web administrator for this page might not know if there is a cancellation due to weather, a change, or addition, so if you have questions, call MEABT. 

Medicare Advantage Meeting​ Locations and Dates:

Date February 7th 2020
Friday, February 7, 2020 9:00-11:00 a.m. OR 1:00-3:00 p.m. Best Western Inn, 375 Main Street,
Waterville

MEA-Retired MEABT Advantage Plan meetings 1 of 4


Date February 11th 2020
Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 9:00-11:00 a.m. OR 1:00-3:00 p.m., Augusta Civic Center, 35 Community Drive,
Augusta
MEA-Retired MEABT Advantage Plan meetings 2 of 4


Date February 12th 2020
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 9:00-11:00 a.m. OR 1:00-3:00 p.m., DoubleTree at Portland Airport, 363 Main Mall Road,
Portland
MEA-Retired MEABT Advantage Plan meetings 3 of 4


Date February 13th 2020
Thursday, February 13, 9:00-11:00 a.m. OR 1:00-3:00 p.m., Black Bear Inn & Conference Center, 4 Godfrey Drive,
Orono
MEA-Retired MEABT Advantage Plan meetings 4 of 4


Description: We are pleased to inform you that effective July 1, 2020, the Maine Education Association Benefits Trust (MEABT) will transition to a Group Medicare Advantage plan from Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. The plan name is Anthem Medicare Preferred (PPO) with Senior Rx Plus. This plan offers both medical and prescription drug coverage (Part D). The new Medicare Advantage plan will replace your current Group Companion Plan.

What you should expect next?

Starting in January/February 2020, we will host a series of benefit education meetings to provide you more information about Anthem Medicare Preferred (PPO) with Senior Rx Plus plan. Informational materials will be supplied at these meetings. Please make sure to check for additional meeting updates
online or by calling the MEABT office at 207-622- 4418, extension 2240, or toll free at 1-800-452-8709.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield has a dedicated First Impressions Welcome Team ready to answer questions you may have about the plan offering and provide support throughout the transition period. Please feel free to contact our First Impressions Welcome Center at 1- 844-951-0624 (TTY: 711), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET, except holidays.

To register for one of the Medicare Advantage Educational Meetings, call the MEABT office at 207-622-4418, extension 2240, or toll free at 1-800-452-8709 extension 2240.

YOU MUST REGISTER IN ORDER TO ATTEND. Enrollment is limited at each session so be sure to register early.