Benefit Briefs

The Benefit Briefs newsletter highlights important Texas A&M University System benefit changes and information about your insurance and retirement plans. The Benefit Briefs archives are available if you need past information.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Benefits Brief newsletter, please contact System Benefits Administration at employeebenefits@tamus.edu or call (979) 458-6330.

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Your Wellbeing Matters

Your Wellbeing Matters A recent Gallup study of 7,500 employees found that 23% reported feeling burnt out at work very often, while an additional 44% reported feeling burnt out sometimes. No one is immune from burn-out and it can cause prolonged loss of motivation, mood

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Two-Step Wellness Program Changes

Two-Step Wellness Program Changes In November, your wellness incentive checklist will be expanding! Eligible employees and spouses covered on the A&M Care Plans will still complete two steps to reduce their premium by $30, however, there will be many more personaliz

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The Importance of Preventive Care Screenings

The Importance of Preventive Care Screenings Many types of screenings and tests can catch a disease before it starts or in its early stages. This is critical for keeping health problems from developing into chronic conditions. Have you ever wondered where MyEvive, Blue

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Express Scripts Updates and Medicare Notice

Express Scripts Updates and Medicare Notice Opioid Management The Opioid Epidemic was brought on by alarming opioid-related statistics in recent years. In 2016 alone, 115 people died each day from a prescription pain killer overdose. Several prescriptions drug companies

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National Retirement Security Week

National Retirement Security Week When it comes to saving for retirement, there is never a better time than today to assess your progress toward meeting your retirement goals. With Oct. 20 through Oct. 26 designated as National Retirement Security Week, the opportunity

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