It’s that time of the year again – Life Planning Seminars! You should have already received, via email, your personal invitation to register for various seminars on your retirement program, retiree health, Wills and Estates, etc.
The seminars will be held Tuesday, March 21 and Wednesday, March 22 with presentations by the UT System-Wide Benefits & Retirement Services and other representatives on the subject being presented. Deadline to register online in email is January 15, 2017. You will receive an email confirmation of your registration.
It is highly suggested you attend the retirement and health insurance seminars to update yourself on eligibility and qualifications for these benefits.
If you have any questions, please call UT Systems Wide Benefits & Retirement Services, 888-444-8847 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; or Kathy Taylor, UTC Benefits, 425-4452 or email Kathy-Taylor@utc.edu.
For Your Benefit is a newsletter addressing the benefits offered to you as a UT employee. This newsletter provides an opportunity to communicate information and issues that directly affect you.
This issue includes a comprehensive summary of health, dental, vision and other benefits that are part of the annual open enrollment and transfer period, which runs through Oct. 14. We also have information about the new overtime regulations taking effect Dec. 1, a new FranklinCovey training opportunity, ideas for recognizing retiring colleagues and much more. Read MORE…
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For the past 35 years staff and faculty have been celebrated for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Recipients will be honored at the Annual Service Awards Program with a luncheon on November 22 at 11:30 in the Tennessee Room of the University Center.
Photographs of 2016 Service Award Honorees on Flickr
Employees and dependents participating in the health insurance may receive a free flu shot and/or pneumococcal vaccine by either: presenting your Caremark care at a participating network pharmacy or presenting your health insurance card (Blue Cross/Blue Shield or CIGNA) at your in-network doctor’s office. The current list of participating retail pharmacies is available at info.caremark.com/stateoftn. Read MORE…
All regular (benefits-eligible) employees must complete a Conflict of Interest Disclosure, Part I form by October 31, 2016. The only exemptions are those new employees since January 1, 2016 whom have met the 30 day OID submission requirement. All regular employees will now be required to complete the Part I form annually by October 31st.
Please click on this link https://app.perfectforms.com/player.htm?f=8OuEAgwH to complete your conflict of interest form. After completing the form, users will be asked to enter the e-mail address of their immediate supervisor. Your completed form will then be routed electronically through the approval process.
The complete policy and the Part I disclosure form are at the following website: http://policy.tennessee.edu/fiscal_policy/fi0125/. The Office of Human Resources is offering open sessions to provide individualized assistance with the online process and to answer any questions you may have about the procedure. These sessions will be offered on September 22nd 9:00 – 10:00 and October 13th from 11:00 – 12:00 in the Library computer lab. Please contact Kendra Biggs in the UTC Office of Human Resources if you have questions regarding attendance of these computer lab sessions.