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Apr 19, 2021

Employee Emergency Loan Program

Eligible employees can now apply for a short-term loan (no more than $500) in the event of an emergency. Loans are interest-free and paid back via payroll deduction. Examples of situations warranting the use of an emergency loan may include: a family medical emergency, threatened foreclosure, eviction, rent arrears at a primary residence, emergency automobile… 

Jan 17, 2021

Retirement Planning with TIAA

LaFreita Whitehead from TIAA is available today for retirement planning sessions. No matter where you are in life – just getting started or planning for retirement – a counseling session can help you create a plan for your goals. These sessions are at no additional cost, just register in advance as space is limited. Register… 

Aug 30, 2019

Open Enrollment Process in November

Plan ahead and mark your calendar for the Open Enrollment Process in November. DASA HR has just learned that the annual benefits process is scheduled for November 2-19, 2019.  All benefits-eligible employees will need to review and select benefits.  Employees who choose the 80/20 health insurance plan must enroll in this plan as the default… 

Aug 9, 2019

State Health Plan to Maintain Provider Network

The State Health Plan has announced that the Plan’s network for 2020 will consist of the Blue Options Network and the new North Carolina State Health Plan Network.  Combined, this network will consist of more than 68,000 providers. For members, this means they will continue to have access to the provider network utilized today, along… 

Jul 12, 2019

State Health Plan “Clear Pricing” Information

The North Carolina State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees (“State Health Plan”) is currently working to establish its own health care provider network, along with a new approach in how providers are reimbursed for covered medical services.  The State Health Plan calls this new approach “Clear Pricing” and changes will be effective January… 

Sep 26, 2018

State Health Plan Annual Enrollment is 9/29-10/31

Annual enrollment in the State Health Plan for eligible state employees begins on September 29 and ends on October 31. Updates to the Plan include: All State Health Plan members will default to the 70/30 plan for 2019. Employees must log into the benefits enrollment portal via MyPack if they wish to complete the tobacco… 

Sep 19, 2017

2017 Flu Shot Clinics

The flu vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you from contracting the flu virus. The CDC recommends everyone six (6) months and older receive a yearly flu vaccination as the first and most important step in protecting against the flu. HR- Benefits is sponsoring appointment and walk-in flu vaccination clinics across campus…