11 diabetes apps of 2014

Posted on August 21st, 2014 | No Comments »

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There’s an app for everything it seems. This month we will be featuring health apps each week. Check out this week’s article on diabetes apps, and let us know your favorites.

Get expert help understanding the Retirement, Disability and Death Benefit retirement plan

Posted on August 20th, 2014 | 2 Comments »

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If you are within 10 years of retirement, you will want to attend a pre-retirement seminar. Next month, retirement specialists are hosting a session for Kansas City, Rolla and St. Louis. Reserve your seat today.

About our behavioral health services via MHNet

Posted on August 19th, 2014 | No Comments »

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MHNet, an affiliate of Coventry Health Care, provides behavioral health services to faculty and staff enrolled in one of the university’s medical plans. Learn more about all of the tools and services MHNet offers.

5K Run/1-Mile Walk in Columbia: Get colorful for the Children’s Miracle Network

Posted on August 18th, 2014 | No Comments »

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Don’t miss out on your chance to help the Children’s Miracle Network. Register now for the Mizzou Dance Marathon Color Me Blue 5K Run and 1-Mile Walk on September 19. Funds go to benefit pediatric patients.

23 tips for rewarding employees

Posted on August 15th, 2014 | No Comments »

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Faculty and staff work hard, and it’s important to show appreciation for their efforts. Try one of these 23 suggestions that were created for the University of Missouri staff service award program, but can be adapted for many uses.

Connect with us!

Posted on August 14th, 2014 | No Comments »

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Did you there are more ways than just this blog to connect with wellness programs, salary and benefits information, and retirement programs? We have a Healthy for Life Facebook page and Twitter accounts for every university location.

10 tips for preventing back-to-school colds

Posted on August 13th, 2014 | No Comments »

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As kids head back to school, they’ve been sharing what they did over their summer break. They’ll be sharing germs. Follow these 10 tips to prevent back-to-school colds.

About our vision plan administrator, Vision Service Plan (VSP)

Posted on August 12th, 2014 | No Comments »

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VSP administers the university’s vision plan for benefit-eligible faculty and staff. Learn more about all of the tools and services VSP offers you.

Health savings accounts are on the rise, you can join the trend with the university’s high deductible health plan

Posted on August 11th, 2014 | No Comments »

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Enrollment in health savings accounts (HSAs) is on the rise. The number of Americans enrolled in HSAs will more than triple in the next five years, growing from 11 million people today to 37 million in 2019. So what is an HSA?

8 tips for saving a little each month

Posted on August 8th, 2014 | No Comments »

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(1) Pay yourself first. (2) Have your savings automatically deposited into a savings account. (3) Save bonuses, cash gifts, inheritances….