Changes to Group Long Term Care (LTC)

Michael Bloom
July 01, 2021
Benefits News

Effective August 1, 2021, Genworth will no longer accept new applications for Group Long Term Care (LTC) insurance. Faculty and staff currently enrolled in Genworth’s LTC insurance are not impacted by this change.  Genworth will continue to service and support all in-force policies.

Eligible faculty and staff interested in Genworth Group LTC insurance can apply for coverage until July 31, 2021. Go to Genworth’s dedicated website to review LTC options and apply online. Genworth will not process any applications received after July 31, 2021.  All applications require underwriting. 

Learn more about Genworth's Group Long Term Care program.

As a reminder, the University continues to offer Universal Life with Long Term Care Insurance to eligible faculty and staff. This benefit is insured by Trustmark. Enrollment for this Voluntary Benefit begins in November during the Columbia University annual open enrollment period.

Find more information on University Life with Long Term Care Insurance or call Farmington, the University’s Voluntary Benefits administrator: 866-494-4498.  

If you have any questions about Genworth LTC please contact The Columbia University Benefits Service Center at 212-851-7000 or e-mail at [email protected].