The S.C. Public Employee Benefit Authority will host this year's Benefits at Work conference at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center August 29 - September 1.
The following groups are invited to attend on the days listed below.
We will offer three workshops - two insurance workshops and one retirement workshop. You may attend all three of the workshops. Also new this year will be an optional open forum at the end of each day that will provide an opportunity for you to ask questions and network with other employers.
8:00 - 8:45 a.m. Registration /breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. General session
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 - 11:15 a.m. Concurrent workshops
11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Concurrent workshops
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Concurrent workshops
3:15 - 3:45 p.m. Open forum
This workshop will include open enrollment options and processing tips for 2017; an update on the Affordable Care Act; and the introduction and demonstration of new MyBenefits functionality, including expanded member enrollment opportunities and electronic uploading of enrollment documents.
In this workshop, you’ll learn about State Health Plan changes for 2017. You will hear about new initiatives including Rally, a digital health and wellness platform for members. You will also learn more about the employer group report and the PEBA Health Hub, an ever-expanding collection of online resources that you can download and use to support health issues you’d like to spotlight for your employees.
This workshop will include information on PEBA’s Be Aware and Prepare retirement awareness educational series and the resources available to you and your employees. You will receive an overview of recent changes to the State Optional Retirement Program, as well as an update on the South Carolina Deferred Compensation Program. You will also hear about PEBA’s new automated cash receipts process.
Registration is currently closed for the conference.
If you have questions about the conference, please contact Tiffany Latimer at email@example.com or 803.737.7508.