Doctor Benefits

GFT Benefits

 – Staff Benefits Booklet for GFTs – October 2018 (group insurance, supplementary health benefits, Healthcare Spending Account, out-of-country emergency medical coverage, dental benefits, and Employee Assistance Program)

– GFT Premium Rates

Group Insurance Information


 – GFT Supplementary Health Plan and Healthcare Spending Account Claim Form

For general questions and concerns about your GFT benefits, contact:

Aleks MacRae in the UMG Business Office at 204-789-3645 or

For specific questions about your GFT benefit coverage, contact the University Compensation & Benefits Office:

Dustin Luckwell, Staff Benefits Generalist
(204) 474-8085


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Doctor Pension

GFT Pension

 – 1986 Pension Plan

 – GFT Pension Booklet – Preparing for the Future

For pension-related questions or concerns, including retirement, contact the Pension Office:

Surnames A to K
Diana Richardson, Pension Benefits Consultant
(204) 474-6532

Surnames L to Z
Dawn Dumanske, Pension Benefits Consultant
(204) 474-6509

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Retirement Planning

 – GFT Pension Plan Retirement Options

The retiree benefits plan includes medical coverage within Canada only, but provides for dental services anywhere in the world which are reimbursed in accordance with the Manitoba Dental Fee Guide.

The retiree health plan does NOT provide out-of-country coverage.

Retiree Group Insurance Information brochure

Premium Rate Summary for Retirements

– Active to Retired – Plan Differences

 – Group Life Insurance – Conversion Information Sheet

 – Reduced Appointment Policy


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