Center for Health

Promoting vitality in mission and ministry by improving the health and well-being of UMC clergy, lay workers and their families.



Health and Welfare Plans

HealthFlex, which offers a wellness-driven group health plan for United Methodist Church (UMC) annual conferences and employer groups.


Comprehensive Protection Plan (CPP), which provides death benefits, disability income replacement and certain other survivor benefits for eligible clergy and their families.


UMLifeOptions, which provides long-term disability and life coverage to eligible lay employees and supplemental death coverage for eligible clergy and lay employees.


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Health Care Reform

In response to changes to health care laws and regulations, the Center for Health provides current information and consultative services about how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) may impact UMC annual conferences, local churches, employers, clergy and lay employees.


2015 Clergy Health Survey Report

The Center for Health of the General Board of Pension and Health Benefits released the 2015 Clergy Health Survey Report with results of its United Methodist Church (UMC) clergy questionnaire identifying clergy health trends.



Health and Wellness

Wellness programs and information, UMC collaborations, and consultative services are offered to support individual health and create an environment conducive to well-being within the UMC.


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