Benefits OrientationLongForm.03162009.pps


1. The City University of New York Benefits Orientation -Full Time Instructional Staff-


2. YOUR BENEFITS INCLUDE:


3. PENSION PLANS


4. CHOOSING A PENSION PLAN! Your Choices are...


5. CHOOSING A PENSION PLAN! Review at a Glance!


6. TEACHERS’ RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK


7. TRS Who Can Participate?


8. TRS How do I Enroll?


9. TRS When Does your Pension Plan Become Effective?


10. TRS Tier Status


11. TRS Transferring Membership


12. TRS Important Facts


13. TRS Tier IV Service Retirement


14. OPTIONAL RETIREMENT PROGRAM (ORP)


15. TIAA-CREF Who can Participate?


16. TIAA-CREF How do I Enroll?


17. TIAA-CREF Vesting Cycle


18. TIAA-CREF Impact of Multiple Employment on Contributions


19. TIAA-CREF How do I Initiate My Multiple Employment Deductions?


20. TIAA-CREF Important Facts


21. TIAA-CREF Important Facts Cont...


22. ALTERNATE FUNDING VEHICLES (AFV’s)


23. TDA or Supplemental Retirement Annuity 403(b) & New York State Deferred Compensation Plan 457 (b)


24. HOW DO I ADD TO MY PERSONAL INVESTMENTS FOR RETIREMENT?


25. TAX DEFERRED ANNUITY Options


26. DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN Options


27. TAX DEFERRED ANNUITY Limits


28. NYS DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN Limits


29. NYC HEALTH BENEFITS PROGRAM


30. HEALTH BENEFITS Who can Participate?


31. Slide 31


32. HEALTH BENEFITS Who can be Covered?


33. DOMESTIC PARTNER


34. TAX CONSEQUENCES OF HEALTH BENEFITS FOR DOMESTIC PARTNERS


35. HEALTH BENEFITS Types of Health Plans and Services Offered


36. HEALTH BENEFITS Types of Health Plans and Services Offered cont..


37. HEALTH BENEFITS How to Select a Health Plan?


38. HEALTH BENEFITS Transfer Period


39. HEALTH BENEFITS Cost of Health Coverage


40. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND BENEFITS


41. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND Who is eligible for benefits?


42. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND What Titles are Eligible for Benefits?


43. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND How do I enroll?

PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND


44. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND What is the Effective Date of Coverage?


45. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND Non Contributory Plans


46. EXTENDED MEDICAL BENEFIT


47. EXTENDED MEDICAL BENEFIT GHI-CBP Members Only


48. DEATH BENEFIT


49. DENTAL PLAN


50. GROUP LONG TERM DISABILITY


51. OPTICAL BENEFITS


52. OPTICAL BENEFITS cont...


53. HEARING AID BENEFIT


54. PRESCRIPTION DRUG BENEFIT Medco Health (Primary Plan)


55. PRESCRIPTION DRUG BENEFIT cont.. Medco Health Home Delivery Service


56. PRESCRIPTION DRUG BENEFIT cont.. Medco Health Retail Network Service


57. PRESCRIPTION DRUG BENEFIT cont.. Nonparticipating Pharmacies


58. PSC-CUNY WELFARE FUND Contributory Plans


59. CATASTROPHE MAJOR MEDICAL (voluntary, must purchase)


60. GROUP LONG TERM DISABILITY Optional Coverage (voluntary, must purchase)


61. TERM LIFE INSURANCE (must purchase)


62. LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE PROGRAMS


63. LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE PROGRAMS cont..


64. PICA


65. WHAT IS PICA?


66. PICA PROGRAM


67. PICA DRUG COST


68. PICA


69. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS PROGRAM


70. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS What are the Flexible Spending Accounts Programs?


71. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS Types of Flexible Spending Accounts


72. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS Types of Flexible Spending Accounts cont...


73. FLEXIBLE SPENDING ACCOUNTS Qualifying Events (QE)


74. LEAVES.....


75. FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE ACT (FMLA)


76. JURY DUTY


77. SLOAC


78. TEMPORARY DISABILITY (Sick Leave)


79. MILITARY LEAVE


80. OTHER BENEFITS


81. COBRA


82. COLLEGE SAVINGS PLAN (529)


83. CUNY eMALL


84. FEDERAL CREDIT UNIONS


85. HIPPA


86. SAVINGS BONDS


87. TRANSITBENEFIT


88. CUNY WORKLIFE PROGRAM


89. TUITION WAIVERS


90. WORKERS’ COMPENSATION


91. RETIREMENT


92. TRAVIA (Paid Sick Leave Upon Retirement)


93. ELIGIBILITY FOR RETIREE HEALTH BENEFITS


94. ELIGIBILITY FOR RETIREE HEALTH BENEFITS cont...


95. ELIGIBILITY FOR RETIREE HEALTH BENEFITS cont...


96. ELIGIBILITY FOR RETIREE HEALTH BENEFITS cont...


97. CHECK LIST OF FORMS TO BE RETURNED


98. MAKING A DECISION...