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Month: December 2014

Get Savvy with Medical Flex Spending

Associates have until March 15, 2015, to use their 2014 medical flexible spending account contributions. Eligible medical expenses incurred from January 1, 2014, through March 15, 2015, can be reimbursed under the 2014 medical flex spending plan. Any remaining funds will be forfeited after March 15. If you have a remaining medical flex account balance from 2014 that carries over to 2015, and you also elected to have a medical flex account in 2015, your remaining 2014 balance should be used first in 2015. Once your carryover balance is exhausted, use your new 2015 balance. Please note that your...

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Doc, You Rock!

Joseph Schnittker, M.D. Beacon Medical Group North Central Neurosurgery-Elkhart Dr. Schnittker is recognized as someone who embodies everything good and right about the medical profession. His every word and interaction with patients and staff illustrates how much he cares about doing his best every day. Spending time with patients to explain a diagnosis or treatment and calling patients following outpatient surgery to check on their progress are hallmarks of his care. Maury Hurwich, M.D. Surgical Services  Dr. Hurwich has been a cornerstone of Memorial Hospital’s surgical team for more than 25 years. Besides being an exemplary leader, he is...

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Navigating the Waters

Do you know someone needing a little extra assistance navigating this brave new world of health care? Let them know that Beacon Health System has free health insurance marketplace navigators ready and waiting to assist. The newly expanded Beacon Health Coverage Enrollment Center is staffed with certified navigators who guide people through the enrollment process for health plans as well as eligibility requirements for tax credits. To access the Beacon Health Coverage Enrollment Center, call toll free 844-647-6476, to be referred to the closest enrollment site. You can shop for health insurance coverage or renew or change your current...

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