December 1, 2016

Changes to the ARTA Retiree Benefits Plan Design

As stewards for your member-centred health benefits plan, the ARTA Board of Directors is constantly striving to balance benefits and the cost of investing in the current and future health of members. As part of our rigorous annual plan review/design process, in 2016, ARTA identified areas where design changes would slow the annual escalation of benefit costs for the plan while still focusing on the health and quality of life of our members. Implementation of these changes also empowers you, as a member, to make decisions that support the long-term sustainability of our valued benefit plan.

The ARTA Board has approved the following changes to the ARTA Retiree Benefits Plan design:

Additional information on these changes can be found on the following document: Important Changes to Your ARTA Retiree Benefits Plan

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