Keep up with benefits-related news for 2013. Also see benefits news from 2012.
March 6, 2013
Vanderbilt Health Plan members may be selected for audit
Each year, Vanderbilt conducts benefits audits regarding covered dependents (spouse, partner or child). These audits ensure that the Health Plan is covering only eligible family members. By involving only a small portion of employees in the audit, the majority of the population is relieved of the paperwork burden of providing documentation.
March 1, 2013
Report contributions to outside retirement plans by April 1
Employees who contribute to a non-Vanderbilt retirement plan through outside businesses in which they are at least a 50 percent owner must report their contributions to Human Resources by April 1.
January 15, 2013
Free retirement counseling available to employees
Vanderbilt employees who participate in the retirement plan are eligible for free retirement counseling.
January 3, 2013
Important information about changes to paychecks
Even with the American Taxpayer Relief Act, you will see more taxes deducted from your paycheck starting in January 2013.