Voluntary Benefits FAQs
What is short-term disability insurance?
This benefit offers you financial protection should you be in an accident and suffer a disabling injury. If you are hurt and cannot work you will be paid cash benefits directly so that you can continue paying your bills and/or paying for medical costs. The benefits are paid directly to you on a monthly basis and you can choose to use that money however you need!
What is critical illness insurance?
This benefit will help protect you financially should you be diagnosed with a critical illness. Cash benefits are paid to you in the event you are diagnosed with a covered critical illness, and you can use that money to cover your out of pocket costs however you see fit. These benefits are also available for your spouse and/or child(ren).
When and how do I enroll?
Like your medical, dental, and vision benefits, you have two weeks from the start of your contract to make your elections with a day-one effective date. Simply contact your Career Consultant to start the enrollment process.
When does coverage begin?
Coverage begins the first day of your contract.
What is the cost for each of these new, voluntary benefits?
These rates vary based upon your age and the amount and level of coverage you choose. Click here to see a full list of rates for short-term disability and here to see a full list of rates for critical illness.
*Rates subject to change.
How often will the premiums be deducted from my pay?
The premiums for these voluntary benefits will be deducted weekly.
Are these policies portable if I take a break from traveling with Medical Solutions?
Well, we sure would miss you! But yes, another great thing about these policies is that they are completely portable and you can take them with you. If you do leave Medical Solutions, you will receive a conservation letter from All State which will direct you in the next steps to maintain your policy.
Who can I ask if I still have questions?
As always, please feel free to contact your Career Consultant with any questions or concerns you have about these new voluntary benefits. He or she will help you find the answers you need!
Personal Career Consultant
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Medical and Dental Insurance
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Personalized Pay Package
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24 Hour Customer Care
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Online RN to BSN Program
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Critical Illness Insurance
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GO Rewards Program
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Traveler of the Month
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