Changes to BCBS PPO Plan Affect Some WMU Employees

Starting in 2018, changes will affect some employees covered by Western Michigan University’s Community Blue PPO plan when they receive services at the health center. These changes affect faculty and staff in AAUP and non-bargaining employee groups, their retirees, surviving spouses and their covered dependents. Visit our page with a description of the changes made by the University to learn more. 

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Pharmacy Closed During Holiday Recess

Sindecuse Health Center, including the pharmacy, will be closed during WMU’s holiday recess, Dec. 22 through Jan. 1, 2018. 

New or refill prescription requests using a 2017 insurance benefit plan should be submitted by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19 for pickup no later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 21.  Prescriptions will not be processed during holiday recess. 

Any prescription requests submitted after 5:30 p.m. on December 21 will be processed in accordance with 2018 insurance benefit rules when the pharmacy reopens Jan. 2.