For Our Employees
2015 Open Enrollment
Open Enrollment runs from Monday, October 13, through Friday, October 31. Changes made to your benefits will go into effect January 1, 2015. Benefits Handbooks will be distributed by managers and include details about benefit plan changes, 2015 premium rates and instructions for updating your benefits. All employees should review the Benefits Handbook carefully and then make enrollment selections online, as several important changes have been made to our benefit plans.
You can also learn more about these changes at the annual Benefits Fairs:
- Cary Hospital: Wednesday, Oct. 22, 7 am to 2 pm, Conference Center
- Raleigh Campus: Thursday, Oct. 23, 7 am to 4 pm, Andrews Center
2014 Flu Program Update
WakeMed’s flu policy requires all employees, contractors and volunteers be immunized against influenza each year. This year’s flu vaccine program will run from Monday, Sept. 29, through Friday, Oct. 31. Any employee who fails to receive a flu vaccine or obtain an exemption from Occupational Health & Safety by Oct. 31 will be ineligible to work. For more information, see the Flu Resources page on the WakeMedWeb (intranet access required).
Cardiovascular Care Symposium on Nov. 8
The WakeMed Heart Center invites all providers to an interactive and comprehensive discussion of managing a patient with dyspnea. This engaging symposium will feature a keynote address by Dr. Frank Smart, chief of the section of cardiology and professor of medicine at LSU School of Medicine. See the symposium brochure for more information and to register.