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|Annual Meeting of the Review Committee of the IDB Group Life and Medical Insurance Programs|
The Review Committee of the IDB Group’s Life and Medical Insurance Programs is pleased to announce its annual meeting to present and discuss its annual report for the year 2016. The report was distributed to members on December 29, 2017, and may be accessed and downloaded again via the following links: English | Spanish
Committee members and representatives of the Human Resources Department will also be available to discuss the current status of the Medical Benefits Program.
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Location: CR-2, 2nd Floor, IDBG Headquarters
Webex: Annual Report of the Review Committee of the Life and Medical Insurance Programs
|Message to U.S. Tax Residents|
Dear U.S. Tax Residents,
Please be informed that the 2017 1099-R forms have been mailed via the U.S. postal service to the retiree’s home address found in the Bank personnel system. Should you not receive your 1099-R form within the next few business days, please contact the Tax Administration Office at TAXUNIT@iadb.org .
Please note that included in the 1099-R mailing is a notice regarding the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). The FATCA notice can be viewed here: link to PDF
Both the 1099-R and the FATCA notice contain pertinent information for tax return preparation purposes. Please be sure to consider this information and/or share it with your tax accountant when preparing your tax return.
Tax Administration Office
|Highlights of Benefits Updates||Effective Date|
Medical Insurance Program (International and National Staff)
· Institute criteria under which staff, and/or staff and spouse and/or children, that are under a waiver can enroll back in the program.
· Waiver for dependents- alternative coverage no longer needs to be comparable to the Bank’s plan.
Optional coverage after termination of service set at a maximum period of 5 months.
|August 1, 2017|
The 2015 Annual report for the Medical Benefits Program is now available . Please click here to download the report. The report will be discussed on February 15, 2017 at the IDBG headquarters. Time: 12:30- 2 pm. Place: Andres Bello Auditorium. Broadcast live on http://www.livestream.com/idbevents1
New service available: Best Doctors - Best Doctors is an expert medical second opinion service for serious illnesses . For eligibility, contact information and more, please click here .
Your semi-annual newsletter is now available: 2016 Volume 2, number 2. To dowload to the newsletter, please click here .
In December 2016, the IDBG launched a campaign to encourage plan members to learn more about how the Medical Benefits Program works and help control costs for everyone . The first communication highlighted the self-funded nature of the program and provided examples on how each member can help. To download the communication, please click here .
We added NEW "How To's" to the Medical Benefits program page . They include: a) using medical services abroad, b) Rx home delivery request instructions, c) and how to use out-of-network providers in the USA. Click here for more information.
The Retiree Self-Services is now available! IMPORTANT: To setup the Retiree Self-Services account, retirees must have a personal email address registered in the Bank’s pension system. If you don’t yet have an email address registered, please follow the instructions found on the footnote of August 2016 paystub. Register or update your email address as soon as possible and take advantage of the Retiree Self-Services! More info here
Need to update your contact information ? please email the Executive Secretariat of the Retirements Plans. See "contact Us" page.
Medical Benefits overview presentation to retirees on Medicare part B.