Benefit Reminders**MUST Re-elect FSA every year**Flexible Spending Account plan year is September 1st through August 31st
Health Care Expenses - FSA(Section 125 Cafeteria Plan)The maximum annual election for Health Care expenses is $2500.
Dependent Care Expenses - FSA
(Section 125 Cafeteria Plan)
The maximum annual election for dependent care is $5,000 per household.Health Savings Account - HSA- Must be enrolled in the High Deductible medical plan (AC 1HD)- Funds contributed never expire (not use it or lose it)
Making Changes During Plan Year
Changes in benefit elections can occur only if you experience a qualifying event. You must notify the Benefits office within 30 days of the event date. This applies to the summer months as well.
Sick Leave Bank
-Bank days cannot be used for maternity leave
-Bank days cannot be used for family illness
-The employee must miss five (5) consecutive days
-All leave days, including vacation days, must be exhausted
Not sure if you are in the Sick Bank?To verify if you are in the BISD Sick Bank, view list of members as of September 1, 2013.Cancer Plan - REWARD!If you are enrolled in the Cancer plan, there is a one time annual reward of $50 for pre-cancerous test, i.e., colonoscopy, well women exam, etc.Complete form and submit to American Public life.
Dental Plan: Delta Dental
Use this service to view paychecks, leave days, and tax information. Call the BISD help desk x5888 for log in assistance
Employee Benefits HUB
Use this service to view your benefits or to make changes during the open enrollment period.
To Access the Aetna Navigator:You can check the status of claims, find in-network doctors, print a temporary ID card and much more