What is a MEWA?

COSE has partnered with Medical Mutual to offer you more choice and flexibility when it comes to offering you and your employees healthcare coverage. The COSE Health and Wellness Trust is a multiple employer welfare arrangement (MEWA) sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Partnership. If you’re a business owner with 50 or fewer employees, consider the COSE MEWA, with a wide range of plan options, to help you manage healthcare costs. Business owners with no employees are also eligible.

Learn more in the Marketing Brochure and see what plans we have to offer below:

Plan Designs

Need more information? MEWA FAQs

Who we are

The COSE Health and Wellness Trust (COSE MEWA) is a unique self insured health benefits program for small business owners and their employees. The COSE MEWA is a response to the difficulties created for small businesses by the imposition of the Affordable Care Act and offers plan designs that meet the needs of smaller businesses and medical underwriting to give participating small businesses the benefit of their preferred health experience. In addition to providing plan designs specifically created for the needs of small business owners and their employees, COSE also focuses on providing education, advocacy and consultative support and additional programs, products and services for the needs of its almost 11,000 member small employers.


Important Information Regarding COVID-19

Governor DeWine recently announced policies suspending or modifying business operations to help stem the spread of COVID-19. In light of this announcement, we know your groups will have questions regarding the continuing health insurance coverage for their employees. For more information and FAQ, please visit our COVID-19 resource page.