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Tour de Houston

Join us Sunday, February 26th! Annual Bike Ride to Raise Funds for City's Reforestation Projects

Tour de Houston Presented by Apache is a fundraising bike ride that benefits Houston's Reforestation Program. The ride will take place on February 26, 2023. This annual event offers Houstonians and visitors a unique way

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February Wellness Events

February Wellness Events

Health Assessment

We’re in the final weeks of the 2022-2023 Wellness Program! Make sure you complete your health assessment on myCigna.com before the March 10, 2023 deadline. Use your biometric numbers from your annual physical to complete the survey in about 15 minutes. Finishing the health assessment, along with the

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On the horizon

On the horizon

Benefitplace is coming soon

As part of HROne, the City is implementing SAPSuccessFactors – Employee Central and Benefitplace. Together, SAP SuccessFactors and Benefitplace will replace the current Employee Self Service portal and introduce enhancements. Benefitplace will streamline the administration of employee and retiree benefits, making sign up easier and more

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January wellness events

January wellness events

Annual physical and health assessment

Make your health a priority in the new year and save money in the process. Complete your annual physical and online health assessment to save up to $900 in medical premiums.

The deadline to complete your annual physical is Jan. 31, 2023. After your physical,

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Februrary benefits news and notices

Februrary benefits news and notices

Benefits rolls out a new customer service model

Effective Jan. 1, 2023, Benefit Administrators were assigned to service specific  City of Houston Department. What this means for you is the Benefits Administrator assigned to your department, retiree or survivor cluster will be responsible for servicing your wrap around benefits needs!

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New Evidence of Insurability process for life insurance

New Evidence of Insurability process for life insurance

Previously, employees submitted Evidence of Insurability forms to HR Benefits to send to the insurance carrier for processing. To expedite and streamline the process, employees are now required to submit EOI forms directly to the insurance carrier.

Announcing a change to the Evidence of Insurability process for Supplemental/Voluntary Life Insurance

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Your virtual care options

Your virtual care options

When you need immediate advice or care but can’t wait for an in-person doctor’s visit, you have several options to assist you. 

Telehealth/Telemedicine

  • Telemedicine or e-health and allows health care professionals to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients using telecommunications technology.
  • Allows patients to access medical expertise quickly, efficiently and without
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