Giving Public Retirees Complete Health Care Coverage


Giving Public Retirees Complete Health Care Coverage  

WEA Trust created WEA-MedPlus as a custom health plan alternative for retired Wisconsin public employees. MedPlus is a unique Medicare wraparound plan that not only covers the gaps left by Medicare, but it also includes routine vision coverage. MedPlus members also have access to the popular SilverSneakers® Fitness program at no extra cost!

We are proud of our commitment to our retirees and pride ourselves on the key benefits of WEA-MedPlus, including:

  • No medical copays, coinsurance or deductibles

  • Freedom from network limitations

  • Optional family coverage

  • Foreign travel emergency coverage

  • Access to the SilverSneakers® fitness program

  • Vision benefits through NVA

  • No age penalties (premiums are based off of your location only)

  • Simple sign-up process

Superior Health Care Coverage

WEA-MedPlus coverage extends beyond Medicare to make sure your health care coverage is complete.

Coverage at a glance:

  • 100% coverage of the Part A deductible

  • 100% coverage of the Part B deductible

  • Skilled nursing care

  • Home health care

  • Mental health

  • Kidney disease treatment

  • Chiropractic care

  • Immunizations

  • Annual physical, vision and hearing exam

Vision Coverage Included

WEA-MedPlus provides routine vision benefits via the National Vision Administrators (NVA). As a MedPlus member, you will have coverage for routine vision exams and vision correction materials, such as lenses, frames and contacts. You will also have access to a national vision network of more than 46,000 eye care professionals that includes independent and retail locations.

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Access SilverSneakers

WEA Trust makes it easy to get moving and improve your health. WEA-MedPlus includes membership to the SilverSneakers Fitness program. SilverSneakers provides you access to:

  • 17,000+ gyms, including use of equipment, pools and other amenities*

  • A wide variety of group fitness classes designed for all levels and abilities, led by certified instructors trained specifically in adult fitness

  • Tips from fitness experts

Find a SilverSneakers Location Near You!

*Classes and amenities vary by location. Some classes and services offered at SilverSneakers locations may not be covered under the SilverSneakers benefit.

Merwin Moen, WEA-MedPlus Member

“Their customer service is excellent. I don’t have to sit on the phone and wait and push buttons. I get a person to talk to right away.


Merwin Moen, WEA-MedPlus Member

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Personal Customer Service

WEA Trust is best in class for customer service in Wisconsin. We consistently rank #1 for customer service in the annual Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) survey, with the highest scores awarded to us by our retired members.

That’s because a real person working in Wisconsin answers when you call, making sure you get all your questions answered. You simply can’t find that level of knowledge and expertise in an automated phone tree.

Am I Eligible for WEA-MedPlus?

MedPlus is available to retired public employees and their spouses or domestic partners who:

  • Are age 65 or older;

  • Have Medicare Parts A and B as your primary insurance (you cannot be enrolled in a Medicare Advantage Plan);

  • Live in the United States; and,

  • Want quality coverage that the Trust provides


NOTE: Please see "Simple Sign Up" below for information on when to enroll.

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Simple Sign Up

You may apply for coverage under the WEA-MedPlus Plan at any time once you meet our eligibility criteria. You don’t have to wait for an “open enrollment” time period. However, if you do not enroll during the during the six-month period following the effective date of your Medicare Part B coverage, you must demonstrate that you were continuously covered by a comprehensive health insurance plan that provided coverage equivalent to or better than a basic Medicare supplement plan, during the six months immediately preceding your application for WEA-MedPlus.  

If you want to switch from another plan to MedPlus, make sure there’s not a lapse between this coverage and your MedPlus effective date. 

Enrolling in MedPlus takes less than 10 minutes. Our enrollment form is only three pages, instead of the 10 or more pages Medicare Supplements may require. Direct debit is available for premium payment!

To determine your premium, use our online premium calculator.

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