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November 2019

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Open Enrollment is November 11–22, 2019

This is your annual opportunity to review and make benefit plan changes. Even if you choose to make no changes, take a minute to review and confirm that you’ve signed up for the right plans for you and your family. See the 2020 highlights here.

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Open Enrollment Resources


Open Enrollment Website

Open Enrollment Guide (PDF)
You received your guide via campus mail. It contains everything you need for Open Enrollment, including step-by-step instructions on how to complete enrollment.

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Information Sessions


Have Open Enrollment questions? Just ask.

Helpful Tools

Track and estimate your medical expenses.

Paycheck Modeler
See how benefit choices will affect your paycheck. If you’re paid over 10 months, use the Savings Tool. Get help: FAQ

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Protect Your Family With Two Special Opportunities

Enroll in or increase your Supplemental Life Insurance coverage without providing evidence of insurability and even add coverage for your spouse and dependents during Open Enrollment.

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Resources for Retirement Plan Changes

IU Human Resources is committed to getting you the information you need to take advantage of the upcoming changes to the IU Retirement Plan. See all the resources available and choose what’s right for you.

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Hearing Aid Coverage New for 2020

Your 2020 medical benefits now offer coverage for hearing aids for plan members 18 and older. Learn about the new benefit and see how you can help reduce your health care costs.

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Introducing Livongo

New for 2020: Livongo for diabetes management. This program can make managing diabetes easier and more cost-effective with free supplies, a cellular-connected meter, and real-time coaching and interventions.

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CIGNA PAI Transitions to The Standard’s AD&D

This change to the Personal Accident Insurance (PAI) puts all your supplementary insurance coverage under the same roof, making it easier to manage. No action is necessary and your benefits remain the same.

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Beat the Holiday Blues

Learn the signs and symptoms of the “holiday blues” and seasonal affective disorder with a free webinar offered through Healthy IU.

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Annual Notices

Human Resources fulfills the requirement that employers, like Indiana University, must provide notices to employees about the critically important rights and responsibilities in multiple areas.

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Past Issues

September 2019
HR Questions? Just Ask. • Fight the Flu for Free • Great Eye Care Hidden in Plain Sight • Take the My Voice at IU Staff Engagement Survey • Great News for Job Seekers and Hiring Teams • 3 Tips for Staying Active this Fall • Phased Retirement Program Enhanced

February 2019
Save on Health Care Expenses • Savings Check-up • On-campus Vision Care • IU Workplace Health & Wellness Survey • Supporting Those Who Give Back • Update Your Travel Assistance Card • IU Staff Competencies • IU Day

November 2018
Open Enrollment Highlights • askHR Answers Your Top Open Enrollment Questions • Plan Ahead with an IU Paycheck Tool • Make Better Health Care Decisions with Castlight • All About the Special LTD Opportunity • Work + Life + You • Enhancing IU Retirement Plans • Annual Federal Notices

September 2018
askHR • The Online Doctor is Always In • Breastfeeding in the Workplace • Learn More About Saving for College • Easing into Conversations About Aging • Job Framework Redesign Project Campus Sessions Continue • Join the “Sustain and Move IU!” Challenge

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