Transamerica's Group Retiree Medical Insurance coverage is specifically designed for retirees age 65 and older who are enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B. This coverage offers benefits that coordinates with Medicare - such as co-insurance and deductibles - to provide more protection. It enables employer and union groups to transition retirees to a defined contribution, fully insured program while limiting their open-ended obligations, reducing health care expenses, and other costs involved with management of retiree coverage.

Benefits to Employer & Union Groups:

  • High-quality benefit options
  • A selection of contribution levels
  • Co-payment options that can be used to reduce rates
  • Multi-year rate guarantees available
  • Variable participation requirements
  • Coverage to help eliminate numerous state-specific plans

Benefits to Retirees:

  • Medical benefits that coordinate with Medicare
  • Guaranteed acceptance
  • National coverage with freedom of choice and no networks
  • Best-in-class customer service support
  • No waiting period for full coverage if replacing existing coverage
  • Optional Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage made available


All retirees and their dependents age 65 and older enrolled in Medicare Parts A and B are eligible.

Hospitalization Coverage:

  • Part A deductible
  • Part A hospital co-payment
  • Part A hospital co-payment for each lifetime reserve day used
  • 100% of Medicare-eligible hospital expenses per year
  • Part A and Part B blood cost deductibles

Medical Coverage:

  • Part B coinsurance amounts
  • Skilled Nursing co-payments for 21st-100th day
  • Excess Part B coverage of 80% or 100%
  • At Home Recovery
  • Foreign Travel Emergency
  • Annual physical and various preventive tests and screenings

Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage Options:

Plan options are made available through Transamerica's Group Medicare Part D solution >

Strength and Stability:

The Retiree Medical insurance plans are underwritten by Transamerica Life Insurance Company (Cedar Rapids, IA) and Transamerica Premier Life Insurance Company (Cedar Rapids, IA). Transamerica and Transamerica Premier have been rated A+ (Superior, 2nd of 16 rating categories) by A.M. Best Company as of April 15, 2016.

  • Over three decades of experience in the retiree marketplace
  • Dedicated sales associates and account personnel
  • High client satisfaction and retention rates

In New York, Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company, Harrison, New York.

Our products are issued through Transamerica's highly rated insurance companies such as Transamerica Casualty Insurance Company (Columbus, OH), Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company (Harrison, NY), Transamerica Life Insurance Company (Cedar Rapids, IA), Transamerica Premier Life Insurance Company (Cedar Rapids, IA). Transamerica Affinity is a business unit of the Transamerica Companies.

Transamerica is in the process of legally merging Stonebridge Life Insurance Company into Transamerica Life Insurance Company which is planned to occur around October 1, 2015. This merger will not affect the insurance coverage described in this website. Customer policy or certificate fulfillment may come from Transamerica Life Insurance Company or Stonebridge Life Insurance Company, depending on the timing of your State's approval. Transamerica is the brand name used for products and services provided by one or more of the Transamerica companies.