2023 Open Enrollment Fairs

City of Milwaukee Open Enrollment will take place

Monday, 10/30/2023 – Monday, 11/13/2023

City of Milwaukee Open Enrollment Fairs will be held as follows:

  1. Wednesday, November 1st – 2:00-5:30 DNS Lake Tower, 4004 S 6th St
  2. Wednesday, November 8th – 10:00-1:00 City Hall Rotunda, 200 E Wells St
  3. Thursday, November 9th – 2:00-4:30  DPW Field Headquarters, 3850 N 35th St

City of Milwaukee Retiree Benefit Guide (2024) and forms available online at www.cmers.com

New for 2024! An MRA-sponsored Plan Informational Event

Monday, November 6th – 1:00-4:00 Wilson Park Senior Center , 2601 W Howard Av

This is not a City-sponsored Open Enrollment Fair. This event will feature the Aetna Group Medicare Advantage plan and cover related topics. NBCI and MRA representatives will be available to discuss benefits and answer questions.

ERS Virtual Fair for Retiree Health and Life Insurance

November 2nd, 2023 1pm to 3pm

November 7th, 2023 10am to 12pm

Find out how to participate at the ERS website https://www.cmers.com/CMERS_RD/Off-Nav/Meeting-Dial-In1.htm

Aetna Group Medicare Advantage 

Open Enrollment – All Year LongThe MRA Aetna Group Medicare Advantage provides for continuous Open Enrollment. Eligible Medicare beneficiaries may apply for the group plan coverage throughout the calendar year. 

Aetna Group Plan Members – Your Attention Please! 

Aetna Group Medicare Advantage members do not have to do anything to remain on coverage for the 2024 plan year. You will receive a new ID card for the 2024 plan year, so watch your mail. Your card will arrive just prior to January 1st, 2024. 

Benefit enhancements for 2024 include an annual $400 wig allowance, and reduced copays for pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation. Watch your mail for your Annual Notice of Change (ANOC) that provides details on these changes.

Preferred Generic Drug Copay Reminder: Members who obtain a preferred generic drug (Tier 1) from preferred pharmacies will pay $1 for a 30 day supply and $2 for a 90 day supply. Preferred generic drugs purchased at standard pharmacies will remain $2 for a 30 day supply and $4 for a 90 day supply. Copays for all other drug tiers are unchanged. Preferred pharmacies include: Aurora, CVS, Pick ‘n Save, Meijer, Costco, Walmart and Aetna’s Caremark mail order. Standard pharmacies include: Ascension, Columbia St. Mary’s, Froedtert, ProHealth, Sam’s Club, and Walgreens.