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Benefits Newsletter

Benefit Me! Quarter 4, 2020 Newsletter

This edition of the Benefit Me! Newsletter contains all of the important Annual Enrollment information you don't want to miss out on!  Everything from orientation events, how to enroll, overview of changes, voluntary benefits and MORE! 

Benefit Me! Quarter 3, 2020 Newsletter

Annual Enrollment for 2021 is quickly approaching!  Read the latest issue of Benefit Me! Newsletter so you can mark your calendar with important dates and have documentation prepared before making your elections. In this issue you will also learn about voluntary benefits, COVID-19 updates, Employee Assistance Program and guidance if you are thinking about retiring.    

Benefit Me! Quarter 2, 2020 Newsletter

In this issue you will learn about the resources available from the Employee Assistance Program (EAP), FAQ regarding prescription drugs, wellness resources and information regarding virtual doctor and therapist visits.  

Benefit Me! Quarter 4, 2019 Newsletter

This issue of the Benefit Me! Newsletter is a special edition dedicated to 2020 Annual Enrollment. It covers benefit and plan changes in addition to the Annual Enrollment meeting schedule and information on how to enroll.

Benefit Me! Quarter 2, 2019 Newsletter

This issue includes a save the date for the annual Benefits Vendor Forum to be held in the Fall, how to access your medical coverage when you are traveling, dependent verification audit reminder, local resources available through the Latah Alliance on Mental Illness and important facts on skin cancer and the prevention of skin cancer.  

Benefit Me! Quarter 4, 2018 Newsletter

This issue is dedicated to 2019 Annual Enrollment.  Read out benefit changes including an enhanced suite of voluntary benefits, enrollment reminders, Annual Enrollment meeting schedule and how to enroll.

Benefit Me! Quarter 3, 2018 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 2, 2018 Newsletter

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. 

Benefit Me! Quarter 1, 2018 Newsletter

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.

 Benefit Me! Quarter 4, 2017 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 3, 2017 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 2, 2017 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 4, 2016 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 3, 2016 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 2, 2016 Newsletter

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.

Benefit Me! Quarter 1, 2016 Newsletter

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.

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