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2021 Benefits Fair

Mark your calendars! The Benefits Fair is two days this year:
Tuesday, October 12 from 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 13th from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

About the Benefits Fair

Check back soon for more details about vendors!

 

Check out our interactive Virtual Benefits Fair Prezi


Long Term Care and Exemption Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions - Exemptions

WA Cares LTC Exemption/Opt-Out Process

Allstate Flyer with Rates

Gallagher WA Cares Act Opt-Out Instructions


Flu Shots

Flu Shots are available both days and are walk-in only for employees and spouses.


Biometric Screening 

Health Screenings provide you with valuable information about your current health status and risk for chronic diseases, so you can avoid health problems in the future.

Schedule your Appointment through Health Advocate

How to schedule: 

  1. Visit benefits.gonzaga.edu 
  2. Enter your Single Sign On Credentials
  3. Click on Health Advocate 
  4. Click on "Complete your Health Screening" on the homepage To Do List
  5. On the Choose a Health Screening Option page, choose from the following options:
    1. I would like to schedule an appointment for an onsite screening event
    2. I would prefer to download a form that my physician will complete
    3. I need a lab voucher and to search for a lab location 

Download a physician form

Login to your Health Advocate Dashboard and download a physician form at benefits.gonzaga.edu > Health Advocate. 


Seminar Schedule

All webinars will have Webinar links and where noted will be also in person in the Hemmingson Auditorium. All webinars will be broadcast in Hemmingson Auditorium during the sessions. Webinars will be recorded; we are not able to offer wellness points for viewing recorded sessions.

**Participants can earn up to 150 Point max on all Workplace events for wellness

October 12

10:00 a.m. – Health Advocate Coaching (New Program)- 25 wellness points

Turning Your Goals into Reality – Don’t Weight! Did you know that you have access to one on one support from goal setting experts? Health Advocate’s Wellness Coaches can help you set, achieve and maintain healthy changes that fit within your lifestyle for a variety of well-being goals including weight loss. Tune in to a special webinar to learn about all of the ways the Health Advocate Wellness Program can help you thrive.    

Session Recording


11:00 a.m. – Strategies to help tame the debt monster - Debt management and Student loans – 25 wellness points

Ready to take action on your debt?  Ready to pay down student loans?  Join us for this webinar featuring information on debt management as well as Savi, a program designed to help with student loan forgiveness. (Offered in person and virtual)

Session Recording


1:00 p.m. – Supportlinc- Supporting our Kids’ Mental Health- 25 wellness points

As parents, it can be difficult to identify our children's mental health needs and effectively support them. This session will provide guidance around how to develop an awareness of what each of our children need to healthily navigate life, especially in these difficult times, as well as how to connect in a supportive and appropriate way. Participants will be encouraged to share their experiences and their "best practices", as well as ask for ideas and suggestions for the situations that are the most challenging

Session Recording


2:00 p.m. – GreenPath - Consumer Debt Solutions and Assistance (New Program)- 25 wellness points

It’s hard to save for tomorrow’s goals when you’re dealing with debt today. That’s why TIAA is working with Gonzaga University to help you take advantage of debt coaching provided by the nonprofit GreenPath. Register and find out how you can leave the burden of debt behind at our upcoming webinar.

Session Recording


4:00- 6:30 p.m. – Medicare (SHIBA) and TIAA - 25 wellness points

Ready for Retirement - Actions to take now for Retirement and Medicare

What actions should you be taking now to prepare for your retirement in the next few month or next few years?  Join us for this webinar featuring information on what to do today as well as how to navigate the cost of healthcare and Medicare in your retirement years. This is our most requested event, you will not want to miss this! (Offered in person and virtual)

Session Recording


October 13

9:00 a.m. – Riding the roller coaster - the ups and downs of market volatility - 25 wellness points

Dealing with Market Volatility - What you need to know

Does watching the financial headlines cause you panic?  Join TIAA for this webinar focused on market volatility, what it is, and how it plays into your future goals.  Helpful strategies will be discussed to help you weather the ups and downs of the stock market. 

Session Recording


10:00 a.m. – Hinge Health- What Hinge Health can do for you! (New Programs)- 25 wellness points

Hinge Health offers innovative digital programs for back and joint pain in easy-to-do 15-minute exercise therapy sessions. Their programs have helped thousands of people cut their pain levels by over 60%! Join this webinar to learn about Hinge Health's new care options to help you heal from the comfort of your home. You'll learn who the program is for, how we treat our members and what to expect. 

 


11:00 a.m. – Supportlinc- How do you Find Work Life Balance? 25 wellness points

Balancing the demands of work and family can be a difficult job. Most of us juggle several important jobs that all require our time and energy. Your roles might include being a spouse, parent, child, sibling, employee, organization member and neighbor. All these roles carry responsibilities and rewards. But, if we aren't careful, the stresses and demands of all these roles can engulf and drain us. In this workshop, participants will learn how to balance their work life with their personal life to avoid burnout.

Session Recording


1:00 p.m. – Gonzaga Student Loan Forgiveness Webinar | Powered by Savi & TIAA- 25 wellness points

TIAA has joined forces with the student loan experts at Savi to help you navigate the complexities of federal student loan programs such as Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF). This session will cover: Changes via the CARES Act, Repayment Plans & Public Service Loan Forgiveness, Getting Started with the Savi Tool

Session Recording


3:00 p.m. – GreenPath - Consumer Debt Solutions and Assistance (New Program) - 25 wellness points

It’s hard to save for tomorrow’s goals when you’re dealing with debt today. That’s why TIAA is working with Gonzaga University to help you take advantage of debt coaching provided by the nonprofit GreenPath. Register and find out how you can leave the burden of debt behind at our upcoming webinar.

Session Recording