Health & Welfare Fund Plan
The U.A. Local 447 Pipe Trades Health and Welfare Plan provides Health and Welfare benefits for Active and Retired participants and their eligible dependents. The Health and Welfare Plan provides medical, prescription drug, dental, hearing aid, and vision benefits.
Health & Welfare Plan Notifications (Sent Via Mail)
Summary Plan Description
Click Here to download the Active Health & Welfare Fund Summary Plan Description. Printed 2014.
- Click Here to download the Retiree Health & Welfare Fund Summary Plan Description. Printed 2013.
Summary of Material Modification Letters
Summary of Benefits and Coverage
Forms & Instructions
Blue Shield of California - Active and Retired participants of the U.A. Local 447 Health & Welfare Plan may choose to have medical benefits provided by the Self-Funded Indemnity Plan, which utilizes the Blue Shield of California PPO Network.
- Active and Retired participants of the U.A. Local 447 Health & Welfare Plan may choose to have medical benefits provided by Kaiser Permanente.
Medical Eye Services - The U.A. Local 447 Health & Welfare Plan utilizes Medical Eye Services to provide vision care services to all active participants/dependents covered under the Plan.
United Concordia - Dental benefits for all Active participants covered under the U.A. Local 447 Health & Welfare Plan are provided through United Concordia. Participants are covered under the Elite Plus Network.
- Retired Participants of the U.A. Local 447 Health & Welfare Plan
may choose to purchase dental benefits through Delta Dental of
California. Participants can choose between Delta Dental PPO Plan and
the Delta Care USA Plan