What Happens To My Benefits When I Retire from MCW?. Benefits remain in effect as long as you are full-time or full professional effort Health Benefits : Options are based on your (and/or spouse’s) age at retirement. Under age 65: MCW Health Plan continuation options available
After 10 years of service have been completed, employees and their spouses, age 55-64 may continue their MCW Health Care Benefit Plan coverage if they retire. (See chart on website for schedule: http://www.mcw.edu/hr/retirees.html.) Coverage ends at age 65, when participant becomes eligible for Medicare.
Two single policies can be elected if there are no dependent children that need coverage.
These rates are subject to annual increases each July.