Benefits Plan Information

Benefits Plan Information
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.

Open Enrollment runs Monday, October 3 through Friday, October 28, 2016. See the Open Enrollment web page for highlights, plan comparisons, benefits fairs, plan rates, and letters. Be sure to make your 2017 benefit changes and enroll or re-enroll in a Flexible Spending Account plan by 5:00 pm on October 28 through Employee Self-Service. Please contact your department's benefits representative if you have questions.

Flu Shot Program: Flu shot clinics are scheduled at multiple locations in October and November. It’s free for employees with Preventive, Group Health or Local 77 Traditional medical coverage. Others may pay $30. To get a shot, select a clinic, present a completed insurance form and your medical card. Read more about the influenza vaccine. City employees may also get a flu shot at a King County sponsored flu shot clinic.

October Wellness Newsletter:  Find City wellness and benefits programs and events as well as articles on fit to the core; what do you need to know about mental illness; caregiver's checklist; basic metabolic panel; car-gonomics; nutrition and the common cold; and breast health - what you need to know. Share the newsletter with family members by forwarding it to your personal email address. The online version has additional articles and health tools.

Where can I find information about the Paid Parental Leave Program?

How do I verify my new dependent's eligibility for City benefits?

Employee Benefits

Need help with life issues? Stress Management?

web search iconEmployee Assistance Program

Curious about how health care reform affects City medical plans?

web search iconHealth Care Reform

Looking for a benefits or wellness class or webinar?

web search iconBenefits Event Calendar

Have benefits questions? Need to make a change? Contact your department's benefits representative.

web search icon Benefits Representative

Need info about:

web search icon2016 Employee Benefits at a Glance

web search iconYour Medical Plan?
web search iconUsing Flexible Spending Accounts?

web search icon2016 Most Employee Benefits Guide
web search icon2016 SPOG Employee Benefits Guide
web search icon2016 Local 77 Employee Benefits Guide
web search icon2016 Benefits Guide for Temporary Benefits-Eligible Employees
web search icon MyTrips -Employee Commute Options

Are you ready to:

web search iconJoin Weight Watchers? web search iconQuit Smoking?

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If there is any discrepancy between the information contained on this site and insurance contracts, other legal documents or the terms of an authorized collective bargaining agreement, the contracts, legal documents and applicable collective bargaining agreements will govern

Printed: 10/22/2016 8:13PM