Tag: Human Resources

Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

Summary Annual Reports for Employee Benefit Plans

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

From Human Resources: We are required by the IRS to provide employees with a Summary Annual Report (SAR) for all of our employee benefit plans. The SAR is a summary of the annual financial report for all of these plans. The 2011 SAR documents for our retirement plans and insurance benefit plans are now posted […]

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De-Stress With Free Ability Assist Benefit

De-Stress With Free Ability Assist Benefit

| August 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

For University faculty and staff members, this time of year can be exciting–but it can also be stressful. As a reminder, confidential counseling resources are available to you as a benefit-eligible employee. The Hartford’s Ability Assist program, offered by ComPsych, helps you and your family cope with life, from the daily events to the unexpected.  […]

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Coming Soon: Important Information About Your Webster University Retirement Plan

Coming Soon: Important Information About Your Webster University Retirement Plan

| July 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Human Resources Department and TIAA-CREF want to make sure you have all the information you need to take full advantage of Webster University’s retirement plans. A new Department of Labor regulation soon to take effect will help you make more informed decisions about your retirement plan investment options. This regulation requires retirement […]

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Nominate Your Colleague for the Employee Spotlight Award

Nominate Your Colleague for the Employee Spotlight Award

| June 29, 2012 | 3 Comments

The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding service to Webster University. Nominations are currently being accepted from all campuses for the months of October, November and December 2012. The deadline to submit your nomination will be July 20, 2012, so don’t delay: Go to […]

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TIAA-CREF Consultant on Campus June 12-13

TIAA-CREF Consultant on Campus June 12-13

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

TIAA-CREF consultant Brian Buchmeier will be on the Webster Groves campus Tuesday, June 12, and Wednesday, June 13, to meet with individual employees who are interested in changing their allocations or contributions to the plan or for those interested in setting up a retirement account for the first time. Please contact Kimberly Ellis, TIAA-CREF administrative […]

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Dependent Verification Mailings from AON Hewitt

Dependent Verification Mailings from AON Hewitt

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Last week, many full-time U.S. employees were mailed a packet asking them to provide proof of eligibility for their dependents enrolled in the University’s benefits plans. This dependent verification, administered through AON Hewitt,  is an official University-sponsored initiative designed to help better manage health care costs.  If you received this packet, you are urged to […]

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Dependent Verification Packets for Employees

Dependent Verification Packets for Employees

| March 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

This week, 458 full-time U.S. employees with dependents enrolled in Webster’s group medical, dental and vision coverage will be mailed a packet asking them to provide proof of eligibility for their enrolled dependents. This dependent verification process will help Webster University better manage health care costs and ensure compliance with group plan rules. Similar efforts […]

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Webster Wellness Offers Weight Watchers

Webster Wellness Offers Weight Watchers

| March 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

All faculty and staff are eligible for a fantastic offer from Webster Wellness to join Weight Watchers. Register here for either option below and you will be on your way to a stronger and healthier you! Option 1: Enroll in the program and attend weekly meetings. – Attend a 45 minute weekly meeting for a […]

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Wellness Video: Personal Wellness Journey Panel Discussion

Wellness Video: Personal Wellness Journey Panel Discussion

| March 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Have you noticed how many people are getting in shape? Ever look at the person that works next to you or in the office next door and think “Wow! I wish I had that kind of willpower!” or “How did they get started with their weight loss, training for a 5k, etc?” Cheryl Fritz, Webster […]

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Webster Stories: Employees Take Advantage of Education Benefit

Webster Stories: Employees Take Advantage of Education Benefit

| March 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

We all know how valued Webster’s generous education benefit is among faculty, staff and their families. Each year on average 30 employees earn a Webster degree and 170 dependents enroll in Webster classes. Part- and full-time employees and their families have several different options to explore: tuition remission, degree bonuses and tuition exchange scholarships. Webster […]

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