In this issue you will find information on the 2nd Annual Benefits Vendor Forum, Employee Education Benefit, Information on Retirement and we'll help you understand Qualified Events.
In this issue we will introduce you to our new Liberty Mutual representative and give you the opportunity to win prizes when you welcome him to the University of Idaho. In addition, you're invited to attend a Lunch & Learn Educational presentation by Blue Cross of Idaho Health Coach, Chelsea Munoz on April 25, 2018. The presentation will focus on "Know Your Numbers!" Chelsea will also be available that day for one on one health coaching sessions.
In this issue we will give you resources to free yourself and become clutter free, discuss the benefits of health coaching and how to access the WellConnected wellness portal through Blue Cross of Idaho (BCI). In addition, find details on the BCI Idaho Olympic Challenge "Go For the Gold - And Great Prizes Too!" Participate in the challenge and you could win a $50 VISA gift card.
Inside this edition you will find helpful resources and information on 2018 Annual Enrolment. It includes a Comp Time Reminder, Key Benefit Changes, Enrollment Reminders, New Documentation Requirements, Meeting Schedule, Your Benefit Resources and a Step By Step Guide to Enrolling.
Annual Enrollment for 2018 is quickly approaching, find out the dates in this issue. Benefit spotlights are Shared Leave and Qualifying Events. An upcoming Social Security Workshop is included in addition to the Strive for Five Challenge which is open for registration.
In this issue we will introduce to the newest member of our staff, provides dates and times for upcoming New Employee Benefits Orientations, give updates on logging into Health Equity, how to register for upcoming TIAA on-campus meetings, spotlight the Family & Medical Leave Act, introduce you to our new Liberty Mutual representative and give you information on the Perks at Work Savings program.
Find important links and information on 2017 Annual Enrollment, meet our two new Benefit Specialists, read about ways to take care of yourself, gain a better understanding of the term 'Out-Of-Pocket Maximum' and learn easy steps to take advantage of your Smoking Cessation benefit.
We will let you know when Annual Enrollment for 2017 will be, and introduce you to a new face in Human Resources. We have also included a run-through of resources pertaining to your benefits and retirement, including how to take advantage of prescription overrides and locating a provider while you are on vacation.
Get information on the 2016 Wellness Initiative, read about the importance of sleep to overall health, and find out how to save those pennies with employee discounts and savings opportunities.
Explore what "goodies" are available to benefit-eligible employees to get healthy, get a run-through of classified and exempt retirement plans, and find out some tips on how to achieve work/life balance.