Benefits & Perks

Are you an innovative thinker? Apply for FIGS today

Are you an innovative thinker? Do you just need a bit of help to see your project get off the ground? If so, FIGs may just be for you. You have two weeks left to apply for Round 18 FIGs … Continue reading

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Town hall event video on Health System benefits changes now available

In March, the U-M Health System held a series of town hall events to provide information about recent changes to the retirement savings and paid time off programs. These town hall events featured presentations by Health System leaders, and provided … Continue reading

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Know someone without health insurance? Share this post ASAP!

For Doug Weaver and his team, the last few months — and especially the last week — have brought incredible excitement. Instead of spending most of their time helping uninsured U-M patients navigate mazes of medical bills, they’ve helped hundreds … Continue reading

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Wear an Active U T-shirt on April 3, win a prize

On April 3, put on an Active U T-shirt (from any of the last eight years) for your chance to win one of several MHealthy Exercise & Relaxation Class 15-Visit Punch Cards. Two ways to enter: 1. On April 3, … Continue reading

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Get your $100 – walk-ins welcome at MHealthy screenings at Towsley, March 27-30

Get your $100 – walk-ins welcome at MHealthy screenings at Towsley, March 27 – 30 We understand, sometimes it’s hard to schedule 30 minutes to take care of your health. To accommodate busy schedules, MHealthy Rewards wellness screenings taking place … Continue reading

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Countdown to coverage: Key dates next week for uninsured people

Michiganders who don’t have health insurance don’t have a moment to lose. Next Monday, March 31, is essentially the last day for uninsured people to enroll in a private insurance plan, and possibly get federal subsidies and tax credits to … Continue reading

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Ergonomics Award nominations due March 31

MHealthy is accepting nominations for its eighth annual Ergonomics Awards, given to university units and employees that have implemented ergonomic solutions in the workplace. Ergonomics is the science of fitting the workplace to the worker, often resulting in the promotion … Continue reading

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Complete MHealthy Rewards screening and health questionnaire, earn $100

MHealthy Rewards is an opportunity for benefits-eligible faculty and staff to know their numbers, learn more about their health and set health goals. Once completed, employees will earn a $100 (before-tax) reward in their paycheck, and have a chance to … Continue reading

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Questions about benefits changes? Attend a town hall today for answers, information

Last week, the U-M Health System announced changes to retirement savings and paid time off programs. The announcement and frequently asked questions can be accessed from any university computer or VPN-connected system. More information can be found at http://www.med.umich.edu/umhshr/employee/benefit_changes.html. As … Continue reading

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Questions about benefits changes? Attend a town hall this week for answers, information

Last week, the U-M Health System announced changes to retirement savings and paid time off programs. The announcement and frequently asked questions can be accessed from any university computer or VPN-connected system. More information can be found at http://www.med.umich.edu/umhshr/employee/benefit_changes.html. As … Continue reading

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