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Great-West Life Online: New GroupNet™ for Plan Members

February 20, 2019

Great-West Life’s new GroupNet™ for Plan Members is here with streamlined content and a new user-friendly design! GroupNet™ for Plan Members gives you access to your group benefits information conveniently on your computer or mobile device.

Mobile Friendly – GroupNet™ for Plan Members works on any device!

View your claim status – View the status of your claims, Explanation of Benefits (EOB) and claim history online.

Direct Deposit – Sign up for direct deposit to receive benefit payments faster!

Coverage and balances – View a summary of your benefits coverage, and select a benefit to view your balance easier, anywhere, anytime!


How do I register for GroupNet?

If you have not set up the new GroupNet™, registration can be completed in three easy steps:

  1. Sign in to the current GroupNet™ site (www.greatwestlife.com)
  2. Select ‘GroupNet for Plan Members’
  3. Click ‘Register Now’
    • Sign up with your email address and create a new password
    • You will require your Great-West Life ID card to register


What are Provider eClaims?

With Provider e-claims, approved providers, including chiropractors, physiotherapists, opticians and more can submit claims on your behalf at point-of-sale. You can find out if your provider is registered by checking the provider listing on GroupNet™ for Plan Members.


How do I know which medications I am covered for?

Through GroupNet™ for Plan Members you can easily find which drugs you and your dependent(s) are covered for. Search through a list of medications to review instructions, interactions, side effects and even set reminders to take your medication on time or order refills.


Can I submit claims online?

You can submit many of your claims online for faster processing! Online claims submission is available for a variety of covered health care services, including prescription drugs, dentalcare, visioncare and paramedical services.


When do I need to submit claims by paper?

Great-West Life may require an invoice or receipt for certain claims, including medical services and supplies. You will be notified when submitting a claim online if a paper claim is required. If you are unsure, contact Great-West Life at 1-800-957-9777 to determine whether your claim can be submitted online. Paper claim forms are available on the GroupNet™ for Plan Members website or by visiting www.greatwestlife.com and clicking on Forms.


Watch these videos for instructions on how to register and use the new site:

How to register – https://vimeopro.com/user33363300/groupnet/video/247013552 

How to submit a claim – https://vimeopro.com/user33363300/groupnet/video/247013675 

How to review your benefits – https://vimeopro.com/user33363300/groupnet/video/247013623 

Note compatibility of online services may vary by mobile device and/or operating system.


Supporting Your Wellness

The LifeWorks website offers a wealth of information and resources to help you make the most of all aspects of your life. February is Heart and Stroke month. Take time to focus on your health this February by utilizing the LifeWorks resources.

Be sure to visit www.lifeworks.com to take advantage of the 2019 content, including videos, podcasts, audio tips and much more.

For the RRC EFAP User ID and password, please contact Human Resources Services at 204-632-2319, refer to one of the EFAP posters around campus, or click here.