An Important Message for NCFlex Participants
August 2021
NCFlex Open Enrollment Details
NCFlex Open Enrollment is Oct. 11 - 29, so take advantage of this once-a-year opportunity to review and make changes to your benefits, add or cancel dependents and enroll in the Flexible Spending Accounts.
 
Details of changes for 2022 can be found on our NCFlex 2022 Open Enrollment Page. View the 2022 Enrollment Guide and learn about:
  • Upcoming changes
  • Reminders regarding Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Opportunities to attend an employee session
  • How to enroll
 
Mark your calendars now!
NCFlex Webinar Opportunity
´╗┐Flexible Spending Accounts
In September, we will discuss the Flexible Spending Accounts. Topics will include: how to view your account, submitting documentation when requested, how the convenience card works vs. filing claims, eligible expenses, and reminders for the upcoming annual enrollment in October.

Learn more during one of these employee sessions:
Register on our Webinar Page or from the above links. We will also post the recordings on the Webinar Page after the event. Bookmark the page for later use. Please email us at ncflex@nc.gov with any questions.
EyeMed Quarterly e-Newsletter
The current EyeMed (NCFlex vendor for the Vision Plan) quarterly newsletter is packed full of useful information including:

  • How to tell if you are experiencing digital strain
  • Child vision care needs including an activity pack you can download
  • Special Offers

Take a look at the inSights quarterly e-newsletter provided by EyeMed if you missed it in your email.
Miles for Wellness Challenge 24

Registration Now Open through Sept. 19
Register today to join other state employees in staying active and completing a virtual trek to 16 different state capitols. Challenge 24 will run from Sept. 27 - Nov. 21, 2021.
 
A great way to manage stress and get moving, this Miles for Wellness challenge will begin at the California State Capitol in Sacramento, and travels across the western part of the United States before finishing up at the Minnesota State Capitol in St. Paul. Along the way, participants will make virtual stops in each state, all while promoting a healthy lifestyle and interacting with others.
 
Sign up as a team, or register as an individual (individual registration begins Sept. 10)!
 
For questions or more information, contact milesforwellness@nc.gov.
 
Miles for Wellness is a virtual, team-based walking initiative by and for the state employees of North Carolina. The purpose of Miles for Wellness is to encourage and support employees to increase their level of physical activity, with the goal of 10,000 steps, or the equivalent of 5 miles, achieved most days of the week. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health.
Save the Date: Open Enrollment is October 11 - 29 for the 2022 plan year.