COVID-19 Coverage Information for Members
The Midwest Operating Engineers Welfare Fund is closely monitoring the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. We are committed to helping our members stay informed and educated about COVID-19 and assisting those who might be affected.
All individuals are urged to take basic preventative measures to avoid exposure or infection by the virus causing COVID-19. Please consult the CDC’s website https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html for guidance and recommendations.
For up-to-date recommendations and guidance about travel to and from affected areas and other COVID-19 topics, please consult the CDC’s website https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers.
With regard to treatment for COVID-19, our plans cover medically necessary services, including physician services, testing when recommended by a physician, hospitalization and emergency services consistent with the terms of the member’s benefit plan. Members should always call the number on their Medical ID card for answers to their specific benefit questions.