Health Insurance and Employee Benefits

Health Plan Enrollment

To enroll new employees in a health plan, contact Lori Hardow at lhardow@ecww.org or (206) 325-4200 x2018.

Plan Documents
Summaries of Benefits and Coverage and Plan Handbooks containing more information about the available plans may be found on the Church Pension Group website. Please remember that you are responsible for providing newly eligible employees a copy of all applicable Summaries of Benefits and Coverage.

2020 Kaiser Permanente WA PPO plan overview

2020 Medical Plan side-by-side comparison exclusive of Kaiser/Group Health.

Contact List for Church Pension Group (CPG)

This policy was adopted by Diocesan Convention in 2016 and becomes effective January 1, 2017. It is to be added to all new letters of agreement and hire agreements. It also needs to be added retroactively to existing letters of agreement and hire agreements with existing eligible employees, both clergy and lay.

The 2020 diocesan health care coverage and base plan information.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines that define Small
Employers and who to consider as an employee.

Covers the basics of the new mandatory Washington State Paid Family & Medical Leave Program. Includes calculation information for payroll deductions, as well as actions for consideration by the Vestry/Bishop's Committee.

Covers the basics and best practices of the Washington State Paid Sick Leave law and the City of Seattle Paid Sick Leave & Safe Time ordinance. Includes example policies.