MMC Benefits Handbook
Filing a Claim
After you have been on short term disability for four months and it is anticipated that you may be eligible for long term disability coverage, any additional paperwork needed will be requested directly to your home address.
You must complete all requested documentation to receive Optional Long Term Disability Plan benefits.
Who decides if I am eligible to receive a disability benefit?
The Claims Administrator has full discretion and authority to control and manage the operation of this plan, including determining eligibility to receive benefits under the Plan.
How do I appeal a benefit determination or denied claim?
There are special rules, procedures and deadlines that apply to appeals of benefit determinations and denied claims, and you have special legal rights under ERISA. Please refer to the Administrative Information section for a description of the appeal process.