Human Resources

Human Resources

Open Enrollment for 2017 benefits going on now

Open Enrollment for 2017 benefits is finally here. As of 8 a.m. this morning (Oct. 18), you can log in to My VUMC Benefits and make your benefit elections that will become effective Jan. 1, 2017 and last until Dec. 31, 2017. Simply go to and click on the blue “Enroll Now” button.

Interested in getting more information about this year’s Open Enrollment before enrolling? Visit the Open Enrollment website at to:

  • Sign up for our last webinar on Oct. 19
  • View a calendar of events
  • See rates for 2017 benefits
  • Read the Detailed Guide
  • Utilize the “Ask ALEX” tool
  • Access a list of frequently asked questions

If you need help enrolling, you can view a step-by-step tutorial of how to use My VUMC Benefits here. The video will walk you through the Open Enrollment process.

In addition, the ESC is always happy to help, Monday through Friday:

Don’t forget to pre-register for VUMC’s redesigned health and benefits fair! PowerUP Health & Benefits Fair will be held on Oct. 24 and 25. While pre-registration isn’t required, it does have perks. Everyone who attends will receive a free lunch tote while supplies last and employees who participate at 3 of the 6 featured event stations will be entered into a drawing for 1 of 20 FitBit Flexes. Details are as follows:

  • Oct. 24 from 1-5 p.m. at Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks, Entrance D
  • Oct. 25 from 6:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Light Hall, Robinson Research Breezeway

See the Health & Benefits Fair website for more information and how to register.