The Annual Enrollment Transfer Period (AETP)

Has Ended.  AETP dates were October 1 - 12, 2018 and ended at 4:30pm on the 12th.

 

Partners For Health

 

AETP has Ended

1.  If you are making health care changes, you must log into Edison ESS using your Edison ID.  Your Edison ID can be found on your CVS Caremark card (prescription card).  If you don't have your Edison ID, please see below.  Once you've made your changes, request an email confirmation.  That is the only way you know your changes are saved.  Need help logging in or making a decision? Watch these videos

 What's New for 2019!

1.  Review the Annual Enrollment Transfer Period newsletter to read about the health care benefits available to you

2.  Medical premiums are DECREASING by 9.5%.  Also, see the health comparison chart

3.  Cigna Prepaid dental, Davis vision and MetLife Short Term Disability premiums will remain the same

4.  MetLife dental premiums will INCREASE by 2%

5.  Basic term life insurance and Optional Special Accident  premiums will DECREASE 3. 

What You Should Do:

1.   If you plan to make changes, do so in the first week of AETP.  The second week is TSU's homecoming week and it can be pretty busy.

2.  Log into Edison ESS and verify your life insurance beneficiaries.

3.  Enroll in the 401k, if you're not enrolled.  The State of Tennessee matches up to $50 each month for most employees.  Visit Empower Retirement and enroll online.

4.  Enroll in the Faculty Sick Bank  (Faculty Only)

5.  Enroll in the Staff Sick Bank (Non-Faculty Only)

6.  Join the TSU Federal Credit Union


 MN Life Optional Term Life Insurance

To enroll yourself, your spouse and/or child(ren), or to make changes to your current optional term life insurance log onto  Securi an (Minnesota Life)  

  • Your ID - TN+your Edison ID number (found on your CVS Caremark Card.  Call ext. 7558 or 615-963-7558 if you need your Edison ID number)
  • Your Password - If you have never logged in, your password is your eight-digit date of birth (MMDDYYYY) followed by the last four digits of your Social Security Number.

You may also contact  Securian ( Minnesota Life ) directly at 866-881-0631 for further assistance. 


 

Payflex Flexible Spending, Limited Flexible Spending, Dependent Care 

INSTRUCTIONS for logging into PayFlex

  • Click here for the INSTRUCTIONS to log onto Payflex
  • If you want Flexible Spending for 2019, you must visit Payflex and enroll.  You must enroll each year.  You may carryover up to $500 from 2018, but it must be spent by March 31st & any claims filed by April 30th.  After that time if the funds aren't used, they are forfeited.  If you already have a profile, simply log in.  Otherwise, you must create a profile to enroll.  In either case, make sure you receive a confirmation email--that is the only way you'll know your enrollment is saved.
  • You cannot have a flexible spending account AND be enrolled in the CDHP.
  • If you are enrolled in the CDHP, you may only enroll in the LIMITED flexible spending.
  • If you want Dependent Care Spending for 2019, you must visit Payflex and enroll.  You must enroll each year.   If you already have a profile, simply log in.  Otherwise, you must create a profile to enroll.  In either case, make sure you receive a confirmation email--that is the only way you'll know your enrollment is saved.
  • Make sure you receive a confirmation email. 

Long Term Disability (LTD) - Lincoln Financial

Enroll in Long Term Disability now with NO medical questions asked!  To enroll in LTD, please visit  Lincoln Financial Enrollment  - Login = Your Full Social Security Number (no dashes); Password = Full YEAR of birth (i.e. 1963).  Questions navigating the site should be directed to 800-523-2178

LTD Plan Summary - The short version of the plan

LTD FAQs - Answers to your LTD questions


  Frequently Asked Questions