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United States Department of Labor

Information and Support - Health Benefits and COBRA

Minnesota Office - US Department of Labor Wage and Hour

331 2nd Ave S, Ste 920, Tri-Tech Center, Minneapolis, MN, 55401-2233

Distance: 1032 Miles

(866) 487-9243

Website

http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws/ebsa/health/I2.htm

Service Details

Description

Learn more about a specific topic and how to connect to additional services.


Additional Information

The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) gives workers and their families who lose their health benefits the right to choose to continue group health benefits provided by their group health plan for a limited time.


Visit the website https://www.dol.gov/general/topic/health-plans/cobra to get answers to questions about:
* How to elect coverage
* Compliance for employers
* Portability concerns
* What to do if your employer goes bankrupt
* Retirement and health care coverage concerns
* Military service and health care coverage concerns
* Frequently asked questions


The Health Benefits Advisor can help workers and their families understand their federal rights about access to health coverage.
Visit the website http://webapps.dol.gov/elaws/ebsa/health/1.asp to get answers about:
* Rights and options of people under Federal health benefits laws in getting or keeping health coverage when life and work events happen or certain decisions have been made
* Employer questions about their responsibilities under the law


The Advisor does not provide information on a user's specific plan.


Area Served

Statewide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (612) 370-3341
Toll Free (866) 487-9243

Last Update

8/15/2019

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