Directors Guild Approves Premium-Free Limited Benefit Health Plan

Directors Guild Approves Premium-Free Limited Benefit Health Plan
Citing the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, trustees of the Directors Guild of America – Producer Pension and Health Plans have created a premium-free limited benefit health plan for members who lost coverage following the production shutdown.

The new plan, dubbed the Bronze Plus Plan, will provide coverage for the period of Jan. 1, 2021 to March 31, 2021 only, as an alternative to Cobra Continuation Coverage. It is available to those participants for whom the health plan is their primary coverage, and who lost their Earned Active Coverage on June 30, Sept. 30 or Dec. 31st, 2020.

The new plan includes the same level of benefits as the DGA Bronze Cobra Plan, as well as prescription drug coverage. The plan also said qualifying participants will have the choice of choosing either the premium-free Bronze Plus Plan or Cobra Continuation Coverage by paying the applicable premium amount. To qualify, a participant much have the DGA-Producer Health Plan at their primary coverage.
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