OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT VICE CHANCELLOR -
October 27, 2017
ALL ACADEMICS AND STAFF AT UC SAN DIEGO(INCLUDING HEALTH)
As a UC San Diego employee, you may select benefits during Open Enrollment. This is your annual opportunity to choose the best health plan option to meet your needs.
Open Enrollment began today and ends on Tuesday, November 21 at 5 pm Pacific Time. To help you make informed decisions, the following resources are available:
UCNET WEBSITE (http://ucnet.universi
UC San Diego Health primary care faculty physicians provide a full range of services for children, families, adults and seniors. The same excellent clinical care available to our patients is available to you. As a UC San Diego employee, you can be assured that if you choose UC San Diego, you will receive completely confidential clinical care. If you would like more information regarding UC San Diego primary care services and physicians please visit: http://health.ucsd.edu/primary care
OPEN ENROLLMENT FAIR
Benefits Open Enrollment Fair - La Jolla
Benefits Open Enrollment Fair - Hillcrest
Additional informational presentations are offered:
During Open Enrollment, you can also enroll your eligible dependents, including children, up to age 26 in your plans. Additionally, the ARAG legal plan will be open for enrollment.
Open Enrollment is also the time to enroll or re-enroll in Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) which allow you to set aside funds to pay for health and/or dependent care while providing tax savings. You must enroll in FSAs during Open Enrollment to participate in 2018, even if you are currently enrolled. For information about the Flexible Spending Accounts, go to: http://bit.ly/FlexSpending2018
All Anthem Blue Cross members will be issued a new medical ID card for 2018. Only new Kaiser members and new Health Net members will receive ID cards for 2018. You should have the ID card by January 1, 2018. If you do not receive your new ID card, please call the medical plan.
Be sure to make your selections by November 21 at 5 pm Pacific Time. All enrollment changes will take effect on January 1, 2018.
QUESTIONS OR ASSISTANCE
For Campus Faculty and Staff: Call the Human Resources Department Benefits Office at (858) 534-2816 or the person in your department who handles benefits information.
For Health System/Health Sciences Faculty and Staff: Contact the Health Human Resources Benefits Office through MyHSHR (https://ucsdhealth.service-now .com) (preferred method); call (619) 543-3200; or obtain one-on-one, in-person assistance at the open enrollment help desk at Hillcrest, 112 Arbor Drive, IT Training Room, from 7:00 am to 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.