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October 23, 2020 6:39 PM

Logging in to the benefits website (bSwift) – Greater Kansas employees

Question:

I work in Greater Kansas. What is my login information for the benefits website so I can enroll?

Answer:

These instructions apply only to employees in Greater Kansas (Hays, Great Bend and Larned).

  1. Visit kansashealthsystem.bswift.com
  2. Enter your username.
 

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October 20, 2020 4:50 PM

Wellness – Tobacco Attestation

Question:

If I’m currently taking the tobacco cessation course, how do I answer the tobacco attestation question during open enrollment?

Answer:

Congratulations on your commitment to a healthier lifestyle!

If you currently use tobacco products, or have used them in …

 

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October 20, 2020 4:47 PM

Qualifying Life Events

Question:

What if I experience a qualifying life event that affects my 2020 benefits during annual open enrollment for next year’s benefits?

Answer:

If you experience a qualifying life event during open enrollment, you will need to enter the event …

 

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October 15, 2020 1:08 PM

Pharmacy

Question:

How do I transfer my prescriptions to the health system pharmacy?

Answer:

Transferring current prescriptions to the health system pharmacy is easy, with no need to visit the pharmacy in person.

If you choose not to transfer your maintenance …

 

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October 15, 2020 1:03 PM

Medical Plan

Question:

If I’m currently on the Signature Plan and I change to the HSA Advantage Plan for 2021, can I still contribute to an FSA (Flexible Spending Account)?

Answer:

No. The IRS prohibits members of HSA medical plans from contributing …

 

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October 11, 2020 11:50 PM

PTO and Holidays

Question:

Are holiday hours still built into our PTO accrual?

Answer:

Yes, they are. Employees at Greater Kansas locations will find their PTO maximum increased next year to accommodate two additional holidays added for 2021 – Martin Luther King Jr. …

 

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September 9, 2020 12:18 PM

Medical Plan – Premiums

Question:

Are there different medical premium rates for part-time employees versus full-time employees?

Answer:

There is one set of premium rates for each plan for all benefit-eligible employees. There are two medical plans available, the HSA Advantage Plan and the …

 

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August 10, 2020 4:09 PM

Medical Plan – Wellness Rate

Question:

What happened to the wellness rate that was available in 2020?

Answer:

The health system is making the “wellness rate” available to all employees who elect medical coverage for 2021. A new wellness program will launch in January of …

 

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August 3, 2020 11:54 AM

Medical – In-Network Providers

Question:

How do I know if my provider will be in-network for 2021?

Answer:

Visit myhealthtoolkitkc.com to see if your current providers are in-network for the available medical plans.

  • Click “Find a Provider”
  • Enter the alpha prefix “USK” to see
 

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August 3, 2020 11:53 AM

Health Savings Account

Question:

Do I need to make an employee contribution to the HSA account to receive the employer seed money?

Answer:

The health system contributes to the HSA funds of all employees who select the HSA Advantage Plan for medical coverage.