Staff members holding temporary appointments of less than three months are eligible to enrol in the UN short-term medical insurance plan on an individual basis.
Staff members enrolled in the short-term medical insurance plan will be required to switch to one of the regular medical insurance plans upon extension of such temporary appointment beyond three months.
To file a claim, please follow the steps below:
- Complete a claim form which you may access on the Plan Members tab of the Cigna website and by using the following log-in credentials:
- Send the completed form plus all supporting documents (e.g. receipts, medical reports, etc.) to the Health & Life Insurance Section at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- If you were in an accident, please also complete and sign the "Notification of accident form also available on the website.
This plan provide reimbursement of urgent care only up to a maximum of $30,000.00. Please refer to the Member Plan Description for information about this plan's benefits.
There is no conversion privilege under the UN Short-Term Plan.
All staff members holding a less than 3 months contract are eligible for the UN Short-Term Plan (in case of successive reappointments, total length of consecutive contracts not to exceed 3 months).