ABOUT LOCAL 338
NEWS & EVENTS
How To Contact Your Fund Office Regarding Your Benefits
For assistance with a current health benefits issue, call us at (516) 294-1338 Extension 1776.
The Medical Call Center can handle your eligibility questions, member, dependent and beneficiary changes, all claims issues, all general Plan information and questions, and virtually any other Medical inquiry or problem.
The Local 338 Medical Call Center is open from 8:30 A.M. until 4:30 P.M.
If you are a participant in a 338 prescription plan and need information about your eligibility or your plan, or need a prescription ID card, call the Prescription Department at (516) 294-1338 x 1223.
Please contact Magellan Rx Management at (800) 424-0472 or visit their website at www.magellanrx.com for:
Most local pharmacies are in our network, including most of the major pharmacy chains, such as Duane Reade, CVS, RiteAid, and Walgreens.
You can also obtain a 90-day supply of medications for chronic conditions at mail order pricing in our “90-day supply at retail program” at select participating retail pharmacies including: all Duane Reades, ShopRites in Uniondale, Plainview, Commack, Hauppauge, and Patchogue, and all Stop and Shops.
Optical and Dental Benefits
To request an optical voucher, or for questions about dental benefits, call our Administrative Services Department at (516) 294-1338 Extension 1324.
Pension/COBRA/Death Benefits Department
For our Pension/COBRA/Death Benefits Department call (516) 294-1338 x 1305.
The Fund’s network of doctors and hospitals is MagnaCare. To lower healthcare costs and save out-of-pocket expenses, be sure to use doctors, hospitals, labs and radiology centers, or other medical providers that are participating providers or facilities with MagnaCare.