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Questions and Answers

Where can I find forms online?

How do I find a provider in my network?

Where do I call to pre-certify an in-patient
admission?

Where do I submit claims?

Who is my preferred provider for prescription
coverage?

How is the Fund managed or governed?

What is the Fund’s policy on the use and
disclosure of health information?

Where can I find information about Employers?


Where can I find forms online?

Click here to see the list of available forms in PDF
format.

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How do I find a provider in my network?

CAREFIRST
PO BOX 10104
FAIRFAX, VA 22038-8004

Member Services: 1-800-458-8253
www.carefirst.com

HEALTHSMART ACCEL / PREFERRED
P.O. BOX 94807
LUBBOCK, TX 79493

Provider Lookup: 1-866-511-4757
http://providerlookup.healthsmart.com/ufcw

HORIZON BLUECROSS BLUESHIELD OF NJ
PO BOX 1219
NEWARK, NJ 07101-1219

Provider Lookup: 1-800-810-2583
www.bcbs.com

MAGNACARE
1600 STEWART AVE., STE. 700
WESTBURY, NY 11590

Member Service: 1-800-352-6465
www.magncare.com

PREFERRED ONE
P.O. BOX 1527
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55440

Customer Service: 1-800-997-1750
www.preferredone.com

DELTA DENTAL
1639 ROUTE 10
PARSIPPANY, NJ 07054

Customer Service: 1-800-452-9310
Providers in your area: 1-800-335-8265
www.deltadentalnj.com

VSP
Customer Service: 1-800-877-7195

www.vsp.com

EMPIRX HEALTH, LLC
Member Service: 1-877-241-7123

www.empirxhealth.com

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Where do I call to pre-certify an in-patient admission?

  • Members please refer to the number on the back your medical I.D. car
  • Pre-Certification or pre-approval of services is not a determination of eligibility, nor does it constitute acceptance of changes, or guarantee the accordance with the terms of the plan after services are performed and claims are filed.


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Where do I submit claims?

CAREFIRST
Carefirst Network Leasing
PO Box 981633

www.carefirst.com

HEALTHSMART ACCEL / PREFERRED
P.O. BOX 94807
LUBBOCK, TX 79493

http://providerlookup.healthsmart.com/ufcw

HORIZON BLUECROSS BLUESHIELD OF NJ
PO Box 1609
Newark, NJ 07101-1609

www.bcbs.com

MAGNACARE
P.O. Box 1001
Garden City, NY 11530

www.magnacare.com

PREFERRED ONE
P.O. BOX 1527
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55440

Customer Service: 1-800-997-1750
www.preferredone.com

DELTA DENTAL of NJ
P.O.Box 16354
Little Rock, AR 72231

www.deltadentalnj.com

VSP
Customer Service: 1-800-877-7195
www.vsp.com

EMPIRX HEALTH, LLC
Member Service: 1-877-241-7123
www.empirxhealth.com

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Who is my preferred provider for prescription coverage?

EmpiRx – (877) 241-7123


How is the Fund managed or governed?

The Fund is managed by the Board of Trustees comprised of both Labor and Management, following is a list of the Fund’s Trustees and Professionals:

 

GOVERANCE OF THE PLAN

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

LABOR TRUSTEES

GEORGE J. ORLANDO, CHAIRMAN
TOM R. BALLARD
JAMES E. BLAU, CEBS
FRANK J. RUNEY

 

MANAGEMENT TRUSTEES

MICHELLE LEWIS
JOHN PEPE
GERALDINE SENACK
VIOLETA AGUILAR-WYRICK

 

66 GRAND AVENUE
ENGLEWOOD, NJ 07631-3545

 

INTERIM PLAN ADMINISTRATOR
GERALDINE SENACK

 

PROFESSIONAL CONSULTANTS

LARRY MAGARIK, ESQ. – FUND’S COUNSEL
ATTORNEY AT LAW
80 EIGHTH AVENUE, SUITE 901
NEW YORK, NY 10011

NORMAN KUPFERSTEIN, M.D. – MEDICAL DIRECTOR
UFCW NATIONAL HEALTH AND WELFARE FUND
666 GRAND AVENUE
ENGLEWOOD, NJ 07631-3545
 

PETER NOVAK, C.P.A. – ACCOUNTANT
NOVAK FRANCELLA, LLP
TWO BALA PLAZA, SUITE 501
BALA CYNWYD, PA 19004

JOHN URBANK
VICE PRESIDENT/BENEFITS CONSULTANTS
THE SEGAL COMPANY
333 WEST 34TH STREET
NEW YORK, NY 1001-2402
 

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What is the Fund’s policy on the use and disclosure of health
information?

UFCW Privacy Policy (PDF)

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