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Post Open Enrollment Updates

Open Enrollment has ended. No additional online changes will be accepted; however, you can still log onto Open Enrollment to view and/or print your confirmation statement as often as you need through the end of this year.

It is important that you review your January 10, 2014, payroll deductions. If there are any discrepancies between your Open Enrollment confirmation statement and your pay stub, please contact Employee Benefit Services immediately. Please keep in mind that this is not an opportunity to make changes to your plan selections, but to resolve any system errors that may have occurred.

Important deadlines include:

The required documents can be returned to Employee Benefit Services via interoffice mail, email at benefits@broward.org, fax at 954-728-2777, or in person.

New Combined Health and Pharmacy ID Cards for 2014

We are excited to announce that Humana and Catamaran will be sharing one ID card for 2014. Members will receive a Humana ID card with Catamaran pharmacy plan information printed on it for convenience. Current Humana and Catamaran ID cards will continue to work.

Holiday Identity Theft Training Seminars

The National Crime Program will be providing Identity Theft training seminars at the following locations:

This is a great opportunity to learn how to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft, fraud, purse snatching and parking lot theft during the holidays. Registration is not required to attend. For more information, contact Employee Benefit Services at benefits@broward.org or at 954-357-6729.


Third Quarter Biggest “Buddy” Winners

The third quarter Biggest Winner Challenge came to a close in October. Congratulations to the winning pairs who focused on maintaining a healthier lifestyle and most importantly, creating a strong support system to drop some pounds!

Transit Copans Facility – Jose Negron and Ramon Rodriguez Elderly and Veteran Services – Violet Alphonso and Verol Collins Governmental Center – Katie Lelis and David Stout
Transit Copans Facility – Jose Negron and Ramon Rodriguez Elderly and Veteran Services – Violet Alphonso and Verol Collins Governmental Center – Katie Lelis and David Stout
The Mills Center – Brenda Anderson and Roberto Gonzalez Port Everglades – Judy Fink and Faye Janofsky Weston Library branch – Nuzhat Alam and Geeta Hemnani
The Mills Center – Brenda Anderson and Roberto Gonzalez Port Everglades – Judy Fink and Faye Janofsky Weston Library branch – Nuzhat Alam and Geeta Hemnani
Water & Wastewater Services – Jane Kamara and Roy Gibbons
Not pictured:
Transit Ravenswood Facility – Shamon Aaron and Kiesha Rule, Government Center West – Bill Koach and Teratha Brooks, and Aviation – Nina Brevett and Garfield Webbe, and Caron Irving and Sharlene Cooper.
Water & Wastewater Services – Jane Kamara and Roy Gibbons

The Wellness group at Aviation was extremely motivated creating a tie between two groups! Nina Brevett and Garfield Webbe tied with Caron Irving and Sharlene Cooper. In addition, this is Katie Lelis’ second consecutive win in the Biggest Winner challenge! Congratulations Katie! The fourth Quarter Biggest Winner is currently underway with many individuals determined to win. Stay tuned for next year’s first quarter challenge. For more information in participating in the next Biggest Winner challenge, please visit MyWellness page or contact Wellness Coordinator/RN Lisa Wright.