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Dear Participant,

Welcome to the Teamsters Western Region & Local 177 Health Care Plan!

We’re very proud of the exceptional benefits program we offer to our members and their families. It’s designed to be convenient, comprehensive, and above all—to provide high quality care.

Our Plan logo on the top left of our home page is always prominently displayed on each important mailing we send you. The logo represents our heritage as Teamsters and our Plan’s commitment to you—“Providing Your Benefits. Protecting Your Future.” It’s simple, straightforward, clear: We’re here to serve you and your family, today, tomorrow and into the future.

The Plan’s Administrative Office is staffed by Southwest Service Administrators, a professional benefits management team dedicated to providing you unparalleled service.  If you have any questions about your benefits, call the office at  855-215-2039. They are available weekdays from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Mountain Standard Time. Or click “Contact Us” to email a question. You can also View “Contact Us” to see links to our insurance providers.

Board of Trustees


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Fund News

Important Mailing & Open Enrollment
Nov 6, 2017

If you have not yet received an important packet from the Health Plan containing a Summary of Material Modifications and other plan compliance information, please refer to the Mailings posted on this website and contact the Fund Office at (855) 215-2039 to verify we have your correct address.

If you reside in CA and HI, you may also change your Medical Carrier during Open Enrollment which ends on 11/16/2017 for Medical Carrier changes to be effective 1/1/201...
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Short Term Disability Status
Nov 6, 2017

(for all states other than HI, NJ, and NY)

Did you know that you can check on the status of your Short-Term Disability Claim online? 

Please go to and click on “Members” from the top navigational page.  Then click on “Teamsters Western Region & Local 177 – Actives”.   You...
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Important Out Of Network Notice

Please read the notice here.

Verify Compensable Time

Have you received a "Verification of Compensable Time Letter" in the mail? Complete this form online instead of mailing back the form!

ACA 1557 Nondiscrimination Notice

Please read the notice here.


Watch this video for a brief benefits overview
Mar 25, 2015

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