Healthcare Price Transparency Tool

Subject: Healthcare Price Transparency Tool as part of the Your Health Matters Program for NIC Members. Audience: Labor Relations: Midwest CWA, Legacy T CWA, Mobility CWA Black – District 3, Mobility CWA Orange – District 1, 2-13, 4, 7, 9, Mobility CWA Purple – District 6, Southeast CWA, West IBEW – Local 1269, and National Internet Contract. The Healthcare Price Transparency Tool provided by Castlight is not available in Puerto Rico, Guam or Virgin Islands. Purpose: To communicate the availability …

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AT&T Benefits Labor Support – HR Labor Notice

AT&T Benefits Labor Support for NIC Members only… July 27, 2017 Subject: ADP changing to Spending Accounts by WageWorks  Audience: Labor Relations: All Regions Purpose: As was previously announced, ADP, AT&T’s Flexible Spending Account (FSA – both health care and dependent care FSA) and Health Reimbursement Account (HRA – for select groups only), Benefit Administrator, is now Spending Accounts by WageWorks. As a result, beginning around August 21, reimbursement checks will be issued by WageWorks and not ADP. Impacted participants …

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Union Membership Up in the South…Not Just North Carolina

When the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its annual data on unions and unionization rates – the percentage of union members relative to the workforce – North Carolina wasn’t the only southern state to see an increase last year over 2014, reports Chris Kromm with the Institute for Southern Studies: Over the last year, the share of U.S. workers belonging to unions held steady at 11.1 percent, according to data released last week by the …

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