Preventive Care

Preventive care is an important and valuable part of your healthcare. Regular physical checkups and appropriate screenings can help you and your doctor detect illness early.

The Trust Fund provides many preventive care services for a small copayment when you use in-network providers.

What’s Covered

Preventive care takes many forms. Below are some of the preventive medical care services covered by the Health and Benefit Trust Fund:

  • Annual Physicals

The annual physical examination benefit is payable once per Calendar Year per person. You can get an annual physical from an Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield network provider.

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield. You may also use your Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield benefits for your annual physical. There is a copayment for your annual physical when you use a network provider. Physicals are NOT covered if you use an out-of-network provider.

  • Diagnostic Screenings
    • Cancer
    • Cholesterol
    • Diabetes
    • Osteoporosis
    • PSA
  • Well-Woman Care
    • Office visits
    • Bone density tests
    • Mammograms
    • Pap smears
  • Well-Child Care
    • Newborn hospital visits
    • Office visits
    • Immunizations for DPT (diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus), polio, MMR (measles, mumps and rubella), varicella (chicken pox), and more
  • Flu Shots 
    • Covered 100% for Local 94 participants who go to a local pharmacy that participates in the Vaccine Immunization/Injection Network administered by OptumRx

Your Preventive Benefits At-a-Glance

View a schedule of preventive care benefits.

For More Information

You can check the My Health section of for more information. There you’ll find the latest information on hundreds of topics ranging from nutrition to stress management to children’s immunization guidelines.

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