New Employees

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long to I have to decide which benefits I'd like to enroll in?
You have 60 days from your original date of hire to enroll in the health, dental, vision insurance plans as well as the flexible spending accounts.

When does my insurance become effective?
Your insurance becomes effective the first of the month following one month of employment.

Are there any waiting periods for certain services on the insurance plans?
No. Once your coverage becomes effective you have access to all services provided.

Who do I call if I have a question?
Your Benefit Specialist at Employee Health & Benefits can assist you with topics such as insurance premium deductions and enrollment questions. For questions regarding a particular plan's coverage and claims, please call the Member Services number located on the back of your plan's identification card.