Health Benefits


Who is Eligible?

All clergy and lay employees scheduled to work more than 1,000 hours annually are eligible to receive health insurance benefits through the Episcopal Church Medical Trust.  All employees who are scheduled to work more than 1,500 hours annually must be provided health coverage for the employee and his or her immediate family and dependents through the Episcopal Church Medical Trust, unless a qualified waiver has been approved.

All faith communities within ECMN must participate in the Episcopal Church Medical Trust.

How to Enroll

Ellice Chelgren, your Missioner for Administration, is the health benefits administrator for the Episcopal Church in Minnesota. Choose the type of coverage that works for your family from the plans below, and submit the Health Benefits Enrollment form to Ellice. She will work with Church Pension Group (CPG) to enroll you. You will receive notification of your enrollment directly from CPG, and you will then be responsible for further management of your plan. 

Ellice Chelgren (ellice.c@episcopalmn.org612-870-3323)

Annual Enrollment 2020

October 7-November 15, 2019
Enrollment closes at 10:59pm central time, Friday, November 15, 2019

If you are already enrolled in a health plan, you don't need to do anything unless you would like to switch to a different plan. If you are not yet enrolled, please review the available plans below, fill in the Health Benefits Enrollment form, and send it to Ellice.

Benefit Information

2020 Medical and Dental Insurance General Information

2020 Health Benefits Enrollment Form 

Medical Plans

Anthem BCBS CDHP-20/HSA 2020 Summary

Anthem BCBS BlueCard PPO 80 2020 Summary

Anthem BCBS BlueCard PPO 90 2020 Summary

Employee Assistance Program


Other Benefits included in Medical

Prescription Drug Coverage with Express Scripts

Additional Plan

Dental Ortho 2020 Summary