You can look at your coverage information (benefits) or see if you or
other family members are currently covered (eligibility) by selecting
Benefits/Eligibility on the menu. The Benefit Quickview screen appears.
The following information is displayed:
Member Information section —
lists the name of the person who carries the insurance (subscriber). The
Member Number is an assigned number unique to
the subscriber. In most cases, the member number is the same as the subscriber's
Social Security number.
Patient Information section —
shows information about the people covered under the member including
the member. These people are usually family members and are referred to
as patients on this screen. For each family member it shows:
Client Benefit Information— this
displays information about the client's selected benefit plan. If you
call Customer Service with questions on benefits, this information may
help them assist you.
Eligibility is the determination of a person being qualified or entitled
to benefits. The summary of a plan's benefits will have specific information
about a plan's rules for dependent eligibility, but generally eligible