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Benefits Open Enrollment – ACTION REQUIRED THIS YEAR

To: All Benefits-Eligible Employees


Division of Human Resources

Subject: Benefits Open Enrollment – ACTION REQUIRED THIS YEAR

Date: October 30, 2017

Benefits Open Enrollment starts on October 30 and continues until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17. This year YOU MUST TAKE ACTION and re-enroll if you want your current benefits elections to carry over to 2018.

During Open Enrollment you may enroll in, cancel, or change medical, dental, vision, supplemental life, and short-term disability insurance offerings, as well as health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts.

Log into to enroll now, or make time to log on soon.

Visit the Open Enrollment website at to learn about the benefits available to you, the changes to the benefits options, as well as helpful resources.

Changes for 2018:

Routine preventive services will be free in 2018! This means no copays or coinsurance for most routine physicals, immunizations, screenings, pregnancy-related services, and more.

Medical premiums and copays are increasing. 

Cigna Dental is replacing Total Dental Administrators.

Supplemental Life Insurance premiums are decreasing. 

The Healthcare Flexible Spending Account contribution limit is increasing from $2,550 to $2,600.

Want to Learn More?
A Benefits Expo will be held in Tucson on: 

November 2, 2017, 10 a.m-2 p.m.
Campus Recreation Center, MAC Gym
1400 East 6th Street 

Vendor representatives and staff from the Arizona Department of Administration (ADOA) and the Division of Human Resources will be available to provide information about the medical, dental, and vision plans; disability insurance; life insurance; and flexible spending programs. For Benefits Expos scheduled in other Arizona locations, visit the ADOA website.

If you have questions, email, or call the Division of Human Resources at:

Main Campus
Phone: (520) 621-3660

UA Health Sciences
Phone: (520) 626-5593

Phoenix Biomedical Campus
Phone: (602) 827-2600

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P.O. Box 210158B, Tucson, AZ 85721

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