Category Archives: Benefits

Make Your Money Work for You, Register for Investing 101

Learn about basic investment concepts and strategies in the session, Investing 101. The session will be held:

Thursday, January 15th
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Hillel Multipurpose Room
In this workshop, you will learn about:
-Asset classes
-Bull and bear markets
-Mutual funds
-Other income sources
Register online by going to www.metlifeplansmart.com and entering “Washington and Lee University” exactly [...]

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Effective New Year’s Resolutions

Click here for tips on setting goals for successful New Year’s Resolutions.

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Frontline Employee … A Work/Life Newsletter from Carilion

Click here for this month’s newsletter from our Employee Assistance Provider, Carilion.  Their confidential counseling services are available to you and your eligible family members, and your first four visits are free.  Visit the HR website for more information about their services.
 
 

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Reminder of LiveHealth Online with Anthem

With the holidays approaching and inclement weather possible over the winter, I’m writing to remind you of the ease with which you can access doctors within minutes 24/7 using Anthem’s LiveHealth Online.   The service is faster than a visit to the urgent care center and allows you to interact with [...]

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Frontline Employee: A Work/Life Newsletter Brought to You by Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Provider

from Carilion, our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provider …
In the November edition of Frontline Employee,
… Preventing Medical Identity Theft
… the Great American Smokeout
… Talking with Children about Ebola
… and more!
Click here to access the newsletter.
 

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2015 University Holiday Schedule

The University’s scheduled holidays for 2015 are announced below and are available on the HR website for your reference throughout the year.
As a reminder, department heads may choose to close their offices during the winter holiday season.  If so, the decision should be made early in the calendar year and communicated to employees so [...]

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Mid-year Benefits Changes

I’m writing with a reminder that per Internal Revenue Service (IRS) rules, employees enrolled in pre-tax benefit plans may only make elections or changes to their plans once per year (during open enrollment).   However if you experience one of the following special circumstances, known as Qualifying Life Events, the event [...]

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Anthem’s Pharmacy Immunization Program

If you are an Anthem health insurance participants, the following pharmacies participate in Anthem’s Pharmacy Immunization Program and provide flu, pneumonia and shingles vaccines.  These are preventive which means no copay for covered participants.  You don’t need a prescription or an appointment.  Refer to the email I sent to you on October 8 for [...]

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LiveHealth Online Through Anthem

In September, I shared information about Anthem’s new LiveHealth Online service providing you with access to a doctor within minutes any time of day or night, seven days a week.  LiveHealth Online is faster than a visit to an urgent care center and allows you to interact with doctors through your [...]

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer continues to be a major health threat for women.  In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness month, Health Advocate has asked us to share this flyer with you highlighting the importance of knowing personal risks and early detection and how Health Advocate can help.

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