November News Bites

  • If you catch the flu, see a doctor with Virtual Visits. Fighting the flu is no fun, and neither is going to the doctor—but with Virtual Visits, you can see and talk to a doctor about your symptoms from the comfort of your home via phone, tablet or computer 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Plus, a typical visit only takes about 10 – 15 minutes. For a Virtual Visit, log in to or the UnitedHealthcare Health4Me® app, and choose a virtual provider group. If you have questions, call 1.844.234.7924.
  • Use your FSA funds by Dec. 31, 2017. If you have a Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA), you can roll over up to $500 to 2018, but any unused funds over $500 will be forfeited after Dec. 31. If you have a Dependent Care FSA, all unused funds will be forfeited after Dec. 31. You have until March 31, 2018, to submit your 2017 FSA expenses. For more information on FSAs, go to EmployeeConnect > Your Spending Account.
  • Plan for life’s important moments with help from the employee webinar. Major life events—like moving or taking a leave of absence—can come when you least expect them. Prepare for these changes by attending this month’s on-demand webinar, available until Nov. 30. You’ll learn about the benefits of creating a life event plan and strategies to deal with whatever comes your way. For more resources on handling life events, contact the EAP at 855.897.4044.
  • If you missed the 2017 retirement webinars, you’re in luck! Starting in January 2018, you’ll have more opportunities to attend a webinar that steps through the retirement process, including how to estimate your pension. Stay on the lookout for new webinar dates coming soon!
  • The Rockwell Automation Service Center and the Rockwell Automation Service Center at Fidelity will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23), the day after Thanksgiving (Nov. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25) and New Year’s Day (Jan. 1).