Postdoctoral Associates Benefits
Health Care Benefits
Visit the Postdoctoral Associate (PDA) Health Care Benefits page for all information on Health Care Benefits or choose a specific topic below:
- What's Covered
- What's Not Covered
- Health Care Spending Account
- Prescription Drugs
- Vision Care
- Paramedical Services
- Hospital Care
- Medical Aids, Appliances, Services and Supplies
Visit the Postdoctoral Associate (PDA) Dental Benefits webpage or choose a topic below:
Life and Accident Insurance
Visit the Postdoctoral Associate (PDA) Life and Accident Insurance webpage or choose a topic below:
For comprehensive information, please review your PDA collective agreement.
The information contained on these benefit webpages is intended to provide a summary of benefits available to eligible Postdoctoral Associates and does not contain all of the plan provisions. Many aspects of the benefits are provided through a group insurance contract with the insurance provider and your full benefits and rights are governed by the terms of the Group Master Contract with the insurance provider and your contract with Western University. In the event of a discrepancy between this summary and the official plan documents, the official plan documents will prevail.
Please contact Human Resources if you have any questions about your compensation and benefits programs at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 519-661-2194.
Emergency Travel Assistance
The Emergency Travel Assistance plan covers 100% (up to a lifetime maximum of $100,000 per covered person, per 60 day trip) of eligible expenses resulting from an accident or a sudden unexpected illness incurred while travelling outside your province of residence or outside Canada.
Life Events and Work Events that Can Affect Your Coverage
Marriage, divorce, having a baby, leaving Western? All of these events and more can affect your benefit coverage. Learn more.
Visit the PDA Benefits Resources page or choose a specific topic below:
- Getting Help & Contact Information
- Eligibility for Benefits
- Submit a Claim
- Cost of Benefits
- Recovering Overpayments
You will find a list of other benefits available to PDA members on the Other Benefits webpage, or choose a topic below for details.
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