The recent contract renewal negotiations between Blue Shield and Sutter Health have many employees feeling uneasy. How did it get to this point, and what does it really mean?
View University Human Resources' article, "The Blue Shield and Sutter Health Impasse and What it Means to Stanford Employees" in the Stanford Report.
When was the last time you checked the value of your retirement plan benefits? How often do you review the performance of the funds you chose for the Stanford Retirement Plan?
You may have heard in recent news that Blue Shield and Sutter Health have been unable to reach a contractual agreement for services and that the prior contract expired on December 31, 2014. If you are a Blue Shield medical plan member, read on for what this means for you.
The 2014 Winter Close is scheduled Monday, December 22, 2014 through Friday, January 2, 2015. Use this checklist for actions to complete before the closure.
Open Enrollment, which begins today, is the annual opportunity for benefits-eligible employees and retirees to change health care plans and to add or drop eligible dependents from coverage. (Benefits can only be changed during the year if there is a qualifying life event – the birth of a baby, an adoption, marriage or divorce – or a change in employment status.)