NEW YORK STATE
UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE INFO
1) Notify your foreman on the first day of your absence.
2) Follow up with calls to FMLA at 1-855-814-9344/FAX 1-877-786-4500 during your
absence to verify if you are approved or not.
3) If needed, Call Workers Compensation at 1-800-568-1150 to establish your case
and submit the proper forms for on-the-job injuries.
4) Before your 8th calendar day of absence, call SEDGWICK at 1-800-638-4228.
5) Resubmit the proper doctor information to SEDGWICK to continue to be paid during
your disability absence.
CLICK HERE For FMLA Forms CLICK HERE For SEDGWICK Forms
SEDGWICK: 1-800-638-4228 or www.metlife.com/mybenefits
VERIZON BENEFITS: https://www.verizon.com/benefitsconnection
WORKERS COMPENSATION: 1-800-568-1150
It is IMPORTANT to keep a record of ALL correspondence !!
Medicare Advantage Coverage for Verizon East Associate Retirees
Find out where to view plan details and costs, and see what additional benefits may
Review plan benefits and costs
How do I find a provider? Get information on how to receive medical services from
your provider based on your plan type. Find a provider
Need additional information?
Learn more about the Medicare program, file an appeal or grievance, report fraud
or abuse and get contact information.Find and learn
Verizon Advantage Plan Overview. Find out more about your Verizon Advantage Plan
by watching this presentation. Verizon Advantage Plan Presentation
Sedgwick takes over Verizon Disability Effective January 1, 2018
For claims PRIOR to Jan 1, 2018:
> Claims filed prior to December 31, 2017 with Met Life will be automatically transferred
> If you had an open claim Sedgwick should have already sent you a letter confirming
transfer of your claim with an outline of any additional actions you might need to
For claims beginning Jan 1, 2018:
> Initiate disability claims with Sedgwick
> Use the existing phone number to file a disability claim: 800-638-4228
> Use the new fax number (yourself & Health Care Provider) for supporting disability
> Requirements for initiating disability will remain the same.
Read & Use the New Medical Authorization forms and new attending physician statement
forms at the links below:
Attending Physician Statement BH
Attending Physician Statement Medical
Standard Medical Authorization
Verizon Associate LTD Transition Letter
Verizon Associate Standard Transition Letter
REIMBURSEMENT FUND INFORMATION
2018 SUMMER CAMP
The Summer Camp reimbursement program runs from July 1 to September 1, 2018
Reimbursement up to $600.00 per child
Limit of two (2) per family for summer camp
All applications must be postmarked with the required documentation
by August 24, 2018
Click HERE to download the 2018 Summer Camp Application forms
Read the application for complete information.
Still have questions? Call the Local 631.654.1108