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The Fund Office will close at 2PM EST on Wednesday, November 22nd and remain closed through Friday, November 24th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Business will resume with regular hours on Monday, November 27th at 9AM EST.

Inquiries and/or requests made during this time will be answered on our next regular business day.

Your IATSE National Health & Welfare Fund Plan C Open Enrollment Statement is in the Mail.

As a reminder, your January 1, 2018 coverage quarter selection must be made on-line by, or if mailed, must be received at the Funds Lockbox by, December 15, 2017. For those enrolled in the Medical Reimbursement Program (MRP), click here for more information on what you will be required to do to remain enrolled in MRP for the 2018 Plan Year.

Reminder that all signatory employers must provide the Funds with a completed Company Data Sheet and include their EIN on all contribution reports submitted. Failure to do either could result in a return of the contributions.


Click here for a copy of the latest notice and blank Company Data Sheet.

Empire sponsors a webinar series called DocTalk. There is an upcoming webinar that might be of interest to many of you entitled Video Doctor Visits with LiveHealth Online. The webinar will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017.

Registration is limited so please register soon by clicking on the link here.

Please click here for the dates of other webinar topics in this series.

Starting this September you will receive communications about LiveHealth Online, which is a covered benefit under your Empire BC/BS health plan. For more detailed information on this benefit, please click the News & Announcements link and take 3 minutes to sign up today. 


  • Visit with a doctor 24/7 for care when you have: the flu, pink eye, sinus infection, bronchitis, sore throat, cough, cold, fever, skin infection and more!
  • Talk to a therapist by appointment:  When you’re feeling anxious or need help coping from the comfort and privacy of home in 4 days or less. 


To learn more about LiveHealth Online – go to livehealthonline.com.


Wells Fargo is hosting a live virtual event, "Small steps to big retirement savings" on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 @ 12 p.m. EST (9 a.m. PST).

The presenters of this virtual event will discuss how much to consider saving for retirement, strategies for saving more and how small changes can make big impacts. Please click here for more information and to register.

CVS Health is offering flu shots in more than 68,000 convenient locations, including CVS Pharmacy®, at no cost to you. They also offer other vaccines to prevent common illnesses at 100% coverage by the Plan without a copayment.  Click here for details.


Important Announcement for Continuation of Coverage for Health & Welfare Plan C Participants Affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria


Please click here to read the notice.