You will find important information about your health and wellness benefits, and the tools you need to make decisions for you and your covered family members. Be sure to contact your department's benefits representative if you have questions.
Health FSA Change - $500 Carryover
The IRS recently modified the "use it or lose it" rule for Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts (Health FSAs). This change permits employees to carry over up to $500 of unused amounts remaining in their Health FSAs at year-end into the next year. Current Health FSA participants will receive a letter about the change along with responses to frequently asked questions. Here are updated FAQs. Contact your department's benefits representative if you have questions.
Weight Watchers Monthly Pass and Pricing:
Monthly Pass is available with the flexibility to attend meetings anywhere. Working toward a healthier weight? See if Weight Watchers might work for you. Enroll online at wellness.weightwatchers.com with Employer ID: 62344, Employer Passcode: WW62344. Include the Employee Number, the last 4 numbers of the participant's Social Security number, and credit card information. The address for all City of Seattle Weight Watchers' members is 700 Fifth Avenue, Seattle WA 98104. Participants receive special City pricing.
December Wellness Newsletter: Find City wellness and benefits programs and events, and articles on 10 ways to lose ten pounds; making sense of vitamin D; get fit gifts for everyone; eating for energy; and exercise to enhance your mood. Share the newsletter with family members by forwarding it to your personal email address.
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