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February Be Well Series - Heart Health

Published: Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 04:00PM

The Be Well Series is a monthly health and wellness education series for benefit-eligible faculty and staff and their spouses. From high blood pressure to skin cancer to home safety, these quick on-campus programs are designed to help you lead a happier, healthier life. Read full article

Prescription drug formulary to change April 1

Published: Wed Jan 15, 2014 at 02:55PM

Express Scripts, Inc. (ESI), the administrator of the University’s prescription benefit program, periodically reviews its formularies – lists of covered medications – to stay abreast of pharmaceutical developments and to manage rising costs. Formularies are commonly revised to remove more expensive brand-name drugs after their lower-cost generic equivalents become available. Read full article

Retirement Readiness Resolutions for the New Year

Published: Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 02:05PM


At the beginning of each new year, many of us make resolutions to start the year off right. This year, why not think about improving your “Retirement Readiness” – being well prepared to retire when you want to?

The University’s 403(b) Retirement Plan provides an opportunity to improve your retirement readiness. Here are a few suggestions to help you take advantage of this retirement plan: Read full article

Congratulations to $1,000 Winners

Published: Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 01:00PM


Congratulations to six $1,000 winners in the Irish Health Challenge! Over 2,700 faculty and staff completed a health screening and Your HRQ to be eligible for the prizes—an increase of more than 12 percent over 2012 Read full article