Merit provides industry-leading benefits, quality education, and unwavering advocacy to meet the needs of our members.
Enhance your employees’ well-being with portable benefits tailored exclusively for the open-shop construction industry and its partners.
Sharpen your skills and stay competitive at Merit College of Construction. High-quality education and scholarships that encourage a skilled, competitive and robust construction workforce.
As provincial policies continue to shift, we stand firm in our mission to elevate Alberta’s open shop construction industry. Our mission is to develop a regulatory and business environment that not only supports open shop principles, but a spirit of open and transparency in the construction industry as well.
To submit a health care or dental expense, you can:
Use your pay-direct card at providers that direct bill Canada Life (card example shown below):
Submit the claim online through: GroupNet for Plan Members
Submit a claim by email or mail to Canada Life using a claim form: Health Claim Form Dental Claim Form Assignment of Benefits Form – if you would like Canada Life to pay eligible claims the provider directly CPAP Form – Required for all CPAP/APAP/BPAP claims, except for residents of Manitoba, Ontario, or Saskatchewan
Paper claims can be sent to Canada Life (with receipts) to:
MAIL: Winnipeg Benefit Payments PO Box 3050, Winnipeg MB R3C 0E6
For out-of-country medical, life, disability or accidental death or dismemberment claims, please contact Merit Benefits.
Beneficiary Designation Form (English) – for Employee Life Insurance
Beneficiary Designation Form (French) – for Employee Life Insurance
Prior Authorization Drug Forms
Prior Authorized Drug List
Hepatitis C Drugs
High Cholesterol Drugs
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Drugs
Multiple Sclerosis Drugs
Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs
For out-of-country medical claims, please contact Merit Benefits.