RISK - PROPERTY / CASUALTY

Damage reports may be directed to the Christian Brothers Risk Management Services 24 hr. claim line at 877-735-2270.

HEALTH BENEFITS

Christian Brothers Services along with Express Scripts has implemented emergency procedures for patients with lost or damaged medications due to severe weather. If any members need replacement medication(s) and/or require a refill before the medications would normally be refilled, Christian Brothers Services has authorized Express Scripts to provide these medications and will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency. See below for datails.

As a reminder, if you are unable to reach your doctor directly, you have access to medical care 24/7 through Teladoc. You can request needed prescription medication or refills and obtain answers and advice for your non-emergent medical issues.

For more information:
Visit myCBS/health or
Employee Benefit Trust members call 800-807-0400
Religious Medical Trust members call 800-807-0500

UPDATE 10/8/20 - CALIFORNIA FIRE - Additional Counties Added

The governor of California has issued a state of emergency for the following counties:

  • Butte
  • Del Norte
  • Los Angeles
  • Mendocino
  • Napa
  • Shasta
  • Sonoma

Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 25, 2020.


HURRICANE DELTA

The governors of Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi have issued states of emergency. The following counties are impacted:

Alabama – all counties
Louisiana – all counties
Mississippi – all counties

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Oct. 7, 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Nov. 6, 2020.


TROPICAL STORM BETA

The governor of Texas has extended the state of emergency for the following counties:

  • Aransas, Bee, Bexar, Brazoria, Calhoun, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Hardin, Harris, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Liberty, Live Oak, Matagorda, Nueces, Orange, Refugio, Sabine, San Augustine, San Patricio, Shelby, Travis, Victoria and Wharton.

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Sept. 21, 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 21, 2020.


UPDATE 9/21/20 - COLORADO FIRE - Extended

The governor of Colorado has extended the state of emergency for the following county:

  • Larimer

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Aug. 20, 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 19, 2020.


UPDATE 9/16/20 - OREGON FIRE - Additional Counties Added

The governor of Oregon has issued a state of emergency for the following counties:

  • Josephine
  • Washington

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Sept. 16 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 14, 2020.


UPDATE 9/16/20 - CALIFORNIA FIRE - Additional Counties Added

The governor of California has issued a state of emergency for the following counties:

  • Siskiyou
  • Trinity
  • Tulare
  • Yuba

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Sept. 16, 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 16, 2020.


HURRICANE SALLY

The governors of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi have issued states of emergency. The following counties are impacted:

Alabama – all counties
Louisiana – all counties
Mississippi – all counties
Florida - the following counties:

  • Bay
  • Calhoun
  • Escambia
  • Franklin
  • Gadsden
  • Gulf
  • Holmes
  • Jackson
  • Liberty
  • Okaloosa
  • Santa Rosa
  • Walton
  • Washington

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Sept. 15, 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 15, 2020.


UPDATE 9/15/20 - OREGON FIRE - Additional County Added

The governor of Oregon has issued a state of emergency for the following county:

  • Lake

ESI has enacted our state of emergency plan effective Sept. 15 2020
Your plans specific EAB (Emergency Access to Benefits) capability will allow pharmacies, at the point of sale (POS), to override select benefit edits during a government-defined emergency and will be in place through Oct. 14, 2020.