All UNI Faculty and Staff are eligible to receive the Panther First Award. The Panther First Award identifies and rewards employees who have provided excellent customer service to customers, co-workers, or other members of the UNI community. Award submissions are subject to review and recipients are given a certificate signed by the UNI President.
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As part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), employers are required to provide the IRS Form 1095-C to employees who were offered and/or enrolled in employer health insurance. This form identifies the employee/employer relationship, what months the employee was eligible for coverage and the lowest monthly premium offered to the employee.
How many times a day do you check your phone? If you’re like most Americans, that number could be anywhere from 35-75 times a day! Living in a world of constant notifications means distraction from work and relationships.
Holidays can be stressful. Employee & Family Resources can help.
The American Heart Association recently released new guidelines changing the definition of hypertension (high blood pressure) from 140/90 to 130/80. With this new classification, nearly half of the U.S. population and likely over half of the UNI employee population are experiencing high blood pressure. Having high blood pressure puts an individual at an increased risk for stroke, and heart disease. Two leading causes of early death in the world.
It is that time of year again! Join thousands of Iowans and the UNI community in making positive, healthy changes to your lifestyle by participating in the Live Healthy Iowa (LHI) 10-week Wellness Challenge. For more information on how you and your team can get started, visit our webpage. The challenge starts on January 22nd, and continues through March 30th, but registration has already begun! Visit Live Healthy Iowa to get your team registered.
Do you know how you’ll pay yourself in retirement? There are lots of considerations – including tax implications –that can affect your income. TIAA’s workshop leader will help you: understand the basic rules governing most common retirement accounts, gain perspective on when to withdraw different assets, and help you discover the income choices TIAA offers. Sessions will be held in the State College Room, MAU on Monday, December 11th at 3:00pm and 7:00pm and Tuesday, December 12th at 12:00pm.
SHIIP (Senior Health Insurance Information Program) will be on campus to provide informational sessions on Medicare and to answer your questions. Sessions will be held in the State College Room, MAU on Monday, December 4th at 3:00pm and 7:00pm and Tuesday December 5th at 12:00pm. Please register in advance for this presentation.
The 2018 Annual Benefits Open Enrollment period is going on now and will run until November 30, 2017. During this time you may review and change your benefit elections. Any changes made to your benefit elections will be effective January 1, 2018. For more information about Open Enrollment, registering for informational sessions, and a complete list of steps to take for a positive and successful Open Enrollment period, please see our Open Enrollment website.
Don't forget, UNI Human Resource Services is hosting a FREE employee benefits and well-being fair, tomorrow Wednesday, November 15th. Visit over 50 vendors from campus, the Cedar Valley, and across the state from 11-2 p.m. in the Maucker Union Ballroom. New this year, concurrent sessions are being offered! Enjoy interactive health and well-being activities, door prizes, food samples, free massages, and much more!