Tag: Human Resources

Benefits Email Intro from Discovery Benefits

| December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. Employees: Those who have elected to participate in a pre-tax medical spending account (“flexible spending account”) for 2013 recently received an e-mail from Discovery Benefits (from “noreply@discoverybenefits”), which begins with the text similar to the following: Welcome to Discovery Benefits! We take great pride in providing superior service and we look forward to working […]

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2012 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

2012 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

| December 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Tuition Exchange, Inc. award grants the winning employees’ qualified dependents an opportunity to apply for an exclusive, full-tuition scholarship to over 600 not-for-profit colleges and universities, representing 47 states, the District of Columbia, and several other countries. This year, Webster was able to select five winners of the 2012 Tuition Exchange, Inc. lottery, which […]

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Webster Wellness Promotes Great American Smokeout Nov. 15

Webster Wellness Promotes Great American Smokeout Nov. 15

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster Wellness invites you to take part in the Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 15. Do you want to quit smoking — or do you care about someone who does? Webster Wellness, Counseling & Life Development and the American Cancer Society urge people to use this date to sit down and make a plan […]

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Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Deadline Nov. 15, Wellness Opportunities

Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Deadline Nov. 15, Wellness Opportunities

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Full-time benefit-eligible faculty and staff: Annual Benefits Open Enrollment Deadline Thursday, Nov. 15 As a reminder, if you want to remain in your existing plans, with the exception of the Flexible Spending Account, you do not need to do anything and your coverage will remain the same. If you want to participate in Flexible Spending […]

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Benefits Enrollment Open Today, Nov. 5

Benefits Enrollment Open Today, Nov. 5

| November 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Full-time Benefit Eligible Faculty and Staff regarding Annual Benefits Open Enrollment and Wellness Opportunities Reminder: The Annual Benefits Open Enrollment is now open. The following events are scheduled for this week: The Annual Benefits Fair on the home campus, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the Sunnen Lounge. Vendor representatives from most […]

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October 2012 New Employees

October 2012 New Employees

| October 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Featured New Employee Webster’s National Capital Region welcomes Marybeth Ernzen as coordinator for Webster’s new campus location at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center in California, Md. Marybeth has seven years of experience in higher education, including proprietary technical schools, community colleges and large universities. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s […]

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Annual Benefits, Open Enrollment & Wellness Opportunities

Annual Benefits, Open Enrollment & Wellness Opportunities

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Notice to Full-Time Benefit Eligible Faculty and Staff Concerning Annual Benefits Open Enrollment and Wellness Opportunities 2013 Benefits Open Enrollment begins Thursday, Nov. 1, and concludes Thursday, Nov. 15. Enrollment packets were mailed last week, so you should have received or will soon receive a mailing at your home address providing an overview of 2013 […]

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Resubmit Employee Spotlight Nomination Forms

Resubmit Employee Spotlight Nomination Forms

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Due to a technical issue with the online form, recently submitted nominations for the Employee Spotlight Award could not be accessed. We apologize for the inconvenience, but request that you resubmit any recent nominations you have submitted. The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding […]

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Tuition Exchange Application Deadline Nov. 15

Tuition Exchange Application Deadline Nov. 15

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University participates in two tuition exchange programs: Tuition Exchange, Inc. and the Council of Independent Colleges. Our participation in these programs gives the dependent children of Webster full-time faculty and staff the opportunity to apply for a full tuition scholarship at other participating colleges and universities. Click to view tuition exchange eligibility requirements, information, […]

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Impacts of Health Care Reform on Webster Employees

Impacts of Health Care Reform on Webster Employees

| September 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. health care reform, as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, will impact Webster employees both individually and collectively in 2013: Employees will have increased benefits under the Expanded Women’s Preventive Services effective January 1, 2013.  There will be a number of contraceptives covered at no cost. See “Expanded Women’s Preventative Services […]

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