Category Archives: HR News

FRS Workshop Replay Available

Did you miss the Florida Retirement System Workshops on Oct. 4 and/or 5?  The workshops were recorded and have been posted online, as follows. Once you click on the video link, click on the Launch Presentation button to start the video. Using the FRS to Plan for Your Retirement Link to video: https://www.myfrs.com/Workshop.htm#tabs-A Investment Planning

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Mental Health & Well-being Awareness

From: Aetna Resources For LivingSM In recent years, the need for better care of our mental health and wellbeing has become a topic of discussion for communities, government organizations and news sources. We often focus on keeping our bodies healthy. Our mental health is just as important. There are times when life can seem overwhelming.

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Unsolicited Phone Calls

Members Who Report an Unsolicited Phone Call Some members have recently reported receiving suspicious phone calls that may have displayed “Florida Blue” or “Blue Cross” on the caller ID or where the caller identified that they were calling from Florida Blue or Blue Cross. However, some of these calls don’t seem legitimate. In some cases,

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UPDATE: Flexible Spending Extended Enrollment

Due to Hurricane Irma, Flexible Spending Account open enrollment has been extended through Thursday, Sept. 28. A representative from Custom Benefits will be at the Ocala Campus, Founders Hall, Room 105, on Wednesday, Sept. 27, from 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. 2017-2018 FLEXIBLE BENEFITS PLAN (ONLY) OPEN ENROLLMENT Aug. 28-Sept. 28, 2017 (Coverage Effective Oct. 1, 2017-Sept. 30,2018)

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FRS Financial Planning Workshops

The Florida Retirement System is offering free financial planning workshops for FRS-covered employees via webcast. Workshops will be held after regular work hours on Wednesday, Oct. 4, and Thursday, Oct. 5, and will be on the following topics: Oct. 4 Using the FRS to Plan for Retirement 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 4 Investment Planning for Everyone

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Florida Blue – Large Group News

Members Affected by Hurricane Irma Able to Get Emergency Supply of Drugs In response to Governor Rick Scott declaring a State of Emergency in Florida, Florida Blue will temporarily allow members in all Florida counties to get an early refill of their medications. Impacted Members and Timing For two weeks, from Sept. 5–19, members are

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Flexible Benefits Plan Open Enrollment

2017-2018 FLEXIBLE BENEFITS PLAN (ONLY) OPEN ENROLLMENT August 28, 2017-September 15, 2017 (Coverage Effective 10/1/2017 – 9/30/2018) Please visit CF’s Employee Benefits page to learn more about the Flexible Benefits Plan. Please Note: Open enrollment is for the Flexible Benefits Plan Only.  Open Enrollment for all other benefits will take place at a later date.

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FRS Planning Workshops April 5-6

The Florida Retirement System is offering free financial planning workshops for your FRS-covered employees via webcast. April 5, 10 a.m. to noon: Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 5, 1-3 p.m.: Spanish version of Using the FRS to plan for retirement April 6, 10 a.m. to noon: Nearing retirement in the FRS April

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New employees and retirees

The college welcomed the following employees in January: Andrea Bailey, Staff Assistant, Office of Professional Development Sage Dick, Executive Administrative Assistant, Administration and Finance Danielle Doty, Manager of Community Relations, Marketing and Public Relations Lois Kohlweiss, Staff Assistant III, Title III Grant A retirement celebration honoring Bonnie Malcom, Accounting Specialist III, CF Foundation, will be

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