BERT BELL/PETE ROZELLE NFL Player RETIREMENT PLAN; Retirement Board of the Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL Player Retirement Plan; NFL Player. The Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL Player Retirement Plan and NFL Disability Plans are notoriously difficult for a NFL player to collect benefits. Savings Plan, the NFL Player Capital. Accumulation Plan, the NFL Player Annuity . Program and the Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL. Player Retirement Plan.

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This Program is not insurance, it is a discount prescription program. Each center will have available to retired NFL players a team of specialists, led by ntl neurologist who will serve as a program director. No If this is an individual account plan, was there a blackout period? Can a player get life insurance for his wife? He can always name a specific person as his beneficiary by completing the beneficiary designation form.

Termination Information on Accountants and Enrolled Actuaries. The Program provides facilitated access, comprehensive evaluation and possible treatment at five top-tier medical centers recognized for their expertise in spine care.

These discounts are available only at participating retail pharmacies. Players will be sent personalized enrollment kits that explain the benefits in greater detail. How do players contact Customer Service Representative? During the plan year did the employer fail to transmit to the plan any participant contributions within the time period described in 29 CFT Players may also log onto www.

No If there was a blackout period, have you either provided the required notice or one of the exceptions to providing the notice applied under 29 CFR Eligible players who cannot afford treatment may apply to the NFL Player Care Foundation for a grant to help with the costs of treatment. No Were any leases to which the plan was a party in default or classified during the year as uncollectible?

The program will assist players with coordinated care at excellent healthcare facilities nationwide.

Former Players

How do players apply? Effective November 1,if you apply for Joint Replacement Benefits after your surgery, the Benefits Administrator must receive the certification and completed application no later than days after the date of the surgery.


No, he cannot use his discount card in conjunction with other insurance, including Medicare. If players have insurance coverage or other financial resources, they may have their surgery anywhere they choose.

Additional resources may be available for a player without any means of acquiring health insurance coverage. Players are also entitled to special treatment on a VIP basis if they elect to have their surgery at one of the healthcare facilities designated by the NFL Former Player Life improvement Plan. A player may elect coverage for his ndl, but he must pay the required premium. Brookdale and Silverado have agreed to grant priority access to eligible players.

If a player is not covered by insurance and does not have the means to pay for pplan surgery, he may qualify for financial assistance from the NFL Player Care Foundation. However, the NFL Former Player Life Improvement Plan will grant access to a network of facilities throughout the country that are designated centers of excellence for joint replacements. The Neurological Benefit makes available neurological specialists at six medical centers to evaluate and treat possible neurological conditions among retired players.

Who is eligible for the Program? Can spouses be covered?

Keys v. Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL Player Retirement Plan et al

How do players find a participating retail pharmacy? No, he should always present his discount prescription card at a participating pharmacy, including Wal-Mart.

In addition, players may speak with a Customer Gozelle Representative to ask questions and to enroll. Your use of this service is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Keys v. Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL Player Retirement Plan et al

To be eligible for the Basic Benefit, you must be a Retired Player and an independent, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon or Rheumatologist must certify, on a form provided by the Plan, that surgery to replace your knee, hip, or shoulder is Medically Necessary.


How much will he save? What are the Medicare Supplement plan choices? How does a player get the Benefits? No Were there any nonexempt transactions with any party-in-interest? Each hospital provides an orthopedic spine surgeon who serves as a program director and coordinates the services of a time of healthcare professionals in the evaluation and, if warranted, treatment of eligible former players.

Also, they must have a Board Certified Orthopedist or Rheumatologist complete the form to certify that joint replacement surgery is medically necessary. The Plan will pay this monthly subsidy directly to United HealthCare and the Player will be billed for any remaining balance due.

Retirees in most states have a choice of up to 12 standardized Medicare supplement plans.

pkayer The team bwll a neurosurgeon and a physiatrist. Were any loans by the plan or fixed income obligations due the plan in default as of the close of plan year or classified during the year as uncollectible? Social Facebook Twitter LinkedIn. In that case, they will not bear any of the costs associated berr the surgery as long as the surgery is at one of several specially designated facilities. Did the plan hold any assets whose current value was neither readily determinable on an established market nor set by an independent third party appraiser?

How is this Program different from traditional prescription insurance? Further information on the Player Care Foundation is available on this site or you may call the Foundation at Did the plan have a loss, whether or not reimbursed by the plan’s fidelity bond, that was caused by fraud or dishonesty? These facilities are located throughout the United States and players may choose where they will have their surgery.

Information regarding the available options is sent to an eligible Player shortly before his 65th birthday.