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2019 UMCSC health insurance

The open enrollment period for 2019 health insurance benefits for clergy and employees of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church runs through Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. To make your elections and access the ALEX Benefits Counselor, log in to your personal account through HealthFlex/WebMD. Once you log in, you can learn more through the FAQs, brochures …

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UMCSC health insurance rates to remain stable in 2019

But increases projected for 2020, 2021 May 17, 2018 With health insurance rates projected to increase over the next three years, the South Carolina Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits is taking steps to ease the impact on premiums paid by churches, pastors and conference employees covered by a Wespath health plan. Health insurance …

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Where are my ID cards for new dental, vision coverage?

With the new year came new benefits for active clergy and employees of the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. That includes a new dental plan through Cigna and vision coverage via VSP (Vision Service Plan). While Blue Cross Blue Shield mails ID cards to plan participants, Cigna and VSP do not. Here’s …

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THURSDAY DEADLINE: Annual election for 2018 UMC-SC health insurance

The open enrollment period for 2018 health insurance benefits for clergy and employees of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church runs through Thursday, Nov. 16. Wespath Benefits is offering a new health insurance plan for 2018 that will give employees and clergy more control, while helping the church continue to provide affordable health …

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Help wanted: Benefits Assistant for S.C. Conference

The South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church is looking to hire a benefits assistant. This full-time, non-exempt position reports to the Conference Benefits Officer and works in the Administrative Services Office at the United Methodist Conference Center in Columbia. Deadline for applications is Saturday, September 30, 2017. Click here to read more about …

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Benefits administrator departing after decade with the conference

Benefits administrator Connie McCutchen is saying goodbye after a decade of service to the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church. Her last day will be Aug. 31, after which she plans to move to Virginia. “Connie has been a valuable asset to the Annual Conference over the last 10 years,” said the Rev. …

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Changes coming to 2018 UMC-SC health insurance plan

Wespath Benefits will offer a new health insurance plan for 2018 that will give employees and clergy of the South Carolina Conference of The United Methodist Church more control, while helping the church continue to provide affordable health benefits. With HealthFlex Exchange, employees/clergy will choose their own plan from among numerous options. By offering more …

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