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Welcome to the Open Enrollment Home Page for Active Employees
Open Enrollment for 2015: October 20, 2014 to November 7, 2014 at 5:00 PM ET
Time to think about your 2015 group insurance package!

Beginning 8:00 am ET on October 20, 2014, you can make your group insurance changes for 2015 through the Self-Service Benefits feature of Employee Self Service (ESS):

Health Insurance Rates Estimator – COMPARE YOUR RATES  
   •  Rx Plan Selection Estimator for 2014
   •  Life Insurance Needs Estimator 

Health Insurance Telephone Numbers & Websites

Decision-Making Tools:
Caremark Rx Preferred Drug List for January 2014
•  Comparing Your Medical Benefits for 2014  
   •  Flexible Spending Accounts: Dependent Care FSA HR Topic
   •  Flexible Spending Accounts: Health Care FSA HR Topic 
   •  FSA Eligible Expense Guide
   •  Group Insurance Summary Description for 2014
   •  Life Insurance Booklet for 2014   
   •  Open Enrollment Guide for Employees – YOUR #1 RESOURCE

Forms & Required Documentation:
   •  BCBS In-Area POS Primary Care Physician Selection Form
   •  Domestic Partnership Dissolution Packet  
   •  Domestic Partnership Enrollment Packet  
   •  Life Insurance Beneficiary Form
   •  Required Documentation & Dependent Eligibility IMPORTANT
   •  Salary, Annual Leave & Sick Leave Beneficiary Form
   •  Vital Records (birth, death, marriage or divorce records)

Online Self-Service Benefits Resources:
   •  Self-Service Benefits In-Person Online Assistance Schedule
   •  Self-Service Benefits Online Instructions
   •  Self-Service Benefits FAQs

Presentations & Special Events:
   •  Caremark Rx Presentation 
   •  Special Events

Health Insurance Rates for 2014 (Regular Employees)      
   •  Health Insurance Rates for 2014 (Temp & Substitute Employees)


Your Open Enrollment Toolkit

At left are tools to help you make informed group insurance decisions for 2015. All Open Enrollment submissions–online or paper–must be received by the Office of Human Resources in one packet by 5:00 p.m. ET on Friday, November 7, 2014. This includes any required additional documentation, such as certification to add a dependent and Prudential’s online Short Form Health Questionnaire to enroll in or increase Optional Life Insurance. Submissions received after the deadline will not be accepted or processed.

Open Enrollment is generally the only time of year you can make changes to certain benefits, or enroll or re-enroll in Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs). To make your changes for 2015, follow the steps In your Open Enrollment Guide (link at left). Changes made during this fall's Open Enrollment period will be effective January 1, 2015.

Please take a few minutes to tell us what you think by completing our annual survey.
Thank you in advance for your feedback!

CLICK HERE: Open Enrollment Survey

-Your OHR Health Insurance Team


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