GIC Announces 2014 Health Fair Schedule

FEBRUARY 19, 2014: Annual open enrollment for the state’s Group Insurance Commission (GIC) is set to run from April 9 – May 7, 2014. If you receive your insurance through the GIC this is your opportunity to make changes to your insurance coverage for the coming fiscal year.

At this time, 12 Health Fairs have been announced that will span across Massachusetts. Information for state enrollees can be found here. Municipal retirees and employees can find their information by clicking here.

According to the GIC, the Health Fairs provide the following opportunity:

Employees and retirees who are enrolling in GIC benefits for the first time, thinking about changing health plans, or are looking at other benefit options can attend one of the GIC’s health fairs to:

  • Speak with health and other benefit plan representatives;
  • Pick up detailed materials and provider directories;
  • Ask GIC staff about your benefit options;
  • Change your health plan or apply for other GIC active state employee benefits; and
  • Take advantage of complimentary health screenings.

Further information can be found here.