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Enroll and/or make changes to your employee benefits online in Benefitfocus. Login to MyBama., navigate to the Employee page and click the blue Benefitfocus logo for single sign-on access.

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Medical Plans with Pharmacy

Vendor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Vendor Website: www.bcbsal.org
Phone: 800-292-8868

The University offers two excellent medical plans with prescription drug coverage which is administered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama and Prime Therapeutics. New employee coverage is effective the first of the month following the date of hire. Enroll or make changes to your medical plan online in Benefitfocus.

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Dental Plan

Vendor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Vendor Website: www.bcbsal.org
Phone: 800-292-8868

A comprehensive dental plan is offered through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama. The plan allows participants the freedom to seek care from any dentist, but participants could incur significantly higher out-of pocket expenses when out-of-network dentists are used. Enroll or make changes to your dental plan online in Benefitfocus.

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Vision Plan 

Vendor: UnitedHealthcare Vision
Vendor Website: www.myuhcvision.com
Phone: 800-638-3120

The vision plan is offered by UnitedHealthcare Vision, which has a provider network consisting of more than 30,000 private practice and retail chains nationwide. Eligible employees can receive a comprehensive eye exam and a pair of lenses once every 12 months and frames once every 24 months. Enroll or make changes to your vision plan online in Benefitfocus.

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Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account

Vendor: PayFlex
Vendor Website: www.payflex.com

Eligible employees can take advantage of flexible spending accounts (FSA) or health savings accounts (HSA) which are both administered by PayFlex effective Jan. 1, 2022. Participants can set aside pretax money via payroll deductions to pay for healthcare and dependent care expenses not covered by benefit plans. Money set aside in these accounts will reduce taxable income, providing participants with more value for the dollar. Participants must be enrolled in the high deductible health plan in order to open an HSA. Enroll or make changes to your FSA or HSA online in Benefitfocus.