Resources for Upcoming 2018 Open Season

The Office of Personnel Management has announced the dates for the 2018 Open Season, where individuals can make changes to health care, dental, and vision benefits, and set up Flexible Spending Accounts.

selective focus photography of open signageThe upcoming Open Season, where federal employees and retirees can make changes to their health, dental, and vision insurance benefits for calendar year 2019, and where employees can enroll in Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), will be held from November 12, 2018, through December 10, 2018. Continue reading “Resources for Upcoming 2018 Open Season”

Update on HHS Term Bargaining

It has been more than a week since our legal victory against the Executive Orders, and HHS still hasn’t responded to our demand that the agency return to the table and bargain in good faith. Here’s an update on our ongoing efforts to protect your rights and on how you can get involved.

HHS Secretary Alex Azar

Following our legal victory against the executive orders, NTEU sent a letter to HHS demanding that the agency return to the bargaining table and collaborate with frontline employees and their workplace representatives. To date, HHS has not bothered to respond. Now is the time to tell Secretary Alex Azar that HHS employees value a workplace that listens to you, and that you value your contract and all the benefits that it contains for you and your family. Continue reading “Update on HHS Term Bargaining”