Benefits

Still Have Money in Your FSA? Better Read This

By Steve Smith / December 1, 2016 /

Up to $500 in the Healthcare Flexible Spending Account can be rolled over for use in 2017. But you’ll lose money left in your Dependent (Day Care) FSA if you don’t spend it by Dec. 31. Expense claims from 2016 must be submitted to Aetna by Feb. 15, 2017. If  you have a Payflex debit card for…

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Taking Maintenance Medicines? Then Check This Out

By Steve Smith / December 1, 2016 /

Maintenance medicines are those used regularly to treat or manage conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol. With the Maintenance Choice Program, you can get a 90-day supply of maintenance medicines by using Aetna Rx Home Delivery mail-order pharmacy or a CVS pharmacy near you. After two fills at your local…

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Cost of Living Adjustment Announced

By Steve Smith / December 1, 2016 /

The 2017 COLA increase is .3%, effective with Dec. 1, 2015, pension payments. Retirees with an annuity start date of Dec. 1, 2015, or before will receive the entire .3% increase. The remainder will receive a prorated hike. Retirement Annuity Start Date Year # of Months Retired COLA increase %, starting Dec. 2016 December 2015 12…

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Enroll in Flexible Spending Accounts for 2017

By Steve Smith / October 31, 2016 /

During open enrollment, Nov. 7 – Dec. 2, you can set aside up to $2,550 pre-tax each year in a healthcare flexible spending account to get reimbursed for eligible medical, dental and vision expenses that aren’t covered by your medical plan. In addition to copays, coinsurance and deductibles, these expenses include: Dental work and orthodontia…

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Don’t Miss Out, Open Enrollment Starts Nov 7

By Steve Smith / October 31, 2016 /

Open enrollment starts Nov. 7 and lasts through Dec. 2. During this period, you can make benefit choices and changes for 2017. New website Plus, there’s more online. Visit the new DoD NAF at nafhealthplans.com for all the facts, tools and resources to enroll and make the best use of your Exchange benefits throughout the…

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The Doctor Can Talk With You 24/7/365

By Lisa Moak / September 19, 2016 /

Skip time-consuming visits to the urgent-care center if you really don’t need to go. With more than 1 million consultations, a national network of experienced doctors and an average callback time of 10 minutes, Teladoc provides convenient, high-quality healthcare to its members. Teladoc is a feature of DoD NAF medical plans in most U.S states…

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Get Ready for Open Enrollment

By Lisa Moak / September 19, 2016 /

Nov. 7 through Dec. 2 is open enrollment time for medical and dental insurance, other benefits Circle Nov. 7 through Dec. 2 on your calendar as dates to remember. That’s the 2017 open enrollment  period when eligible associates can sign up for Exchange benefits. Changes take effect on Jan. 1, 2017. Information on the Exchange’s…

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Great News for Exchange Retirees

By Lisa Moak / September 19, 2016 /

Get online access to pension information all the time here. Once you have signed in, you can: Change address, direct deposit bank information, tax withholding View 18 months of statements and tax forms from current, prior years Request stop payments and reissue outstanding checks Need help with your username or password? Call (877) 247-2769 or…

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