Posted: Friday, November 30, 2012
Employee Benefits Open Enrollment and Change Deadlines
Today is the open enrollment/change deadline for the following:
Productivity Enhancement Program (PEP): Eligible CSEA, PEF, and M/C employees may forfeit vacation or personal leave in exchange for a credit to be applied toward health insurance premiums in 2013. Please visit www.buffalostate.edu/offices/hr/pep.asp for program details.
2013 Flex Spending Account: Health Care Spending or Dependent Care Advantage Account. Enroll online at www.flexspend.ny.gov or call (800) 358-7202.
Changes in health coverage for 2013: Employees may voluntarily cancel their health insurance coverage, change from family to individual coverage, or change their pretax contribution status for insurance deductions. A Health Insurance Transaction form is required to make these changes.
Please note: Employees who are enrolled in NYSHIP will have 30 days from the date the 2013 rates are approved and published to change their health insurance carriers.
Please call Human Resource Management at ext. 4821 if you have questions.