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The 18th Annual Islander Awards Celebration

Service Award Pins will be presented to employees who have achieved 5 years service milestones.

Staff Council and Faculty Senate Excellence Award recipients, and our Parade of Achievers will be honored.

Friday April 25, 2014 at 1:30 p.m.

Lone Star Ballroom, University Center

Family and Friends are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.

Employee Service Awards List 2014

Service Pin Awardees by Department


Wellness Exam

Preventive care and a good relationship with your doctor are the keys to maintaining good health, even if you’re feeling fine. Regular physical exams are an important part of preventive care. The Wellness Exam Incentive is designed to encourage an ongoing health awareness and relationship with a medical provider.  These efforts will result better managed health care costs, and more importantly, in a healthier you!  For  FMI, visit the  TAMUS Wellness Incentive FAQ


¨ Wellness exams are free if you use a network physician and do not receive other services

¨ Children are not  required to have a wellness exam

¨ If you are not enrolled in A&M Care coverage you do not need to have a wellness exam.


Wellness Exam Deadlines

Employees and Spouses enrolled in A&M Care coverage PRIOR to September 1, 2013



You must have a wellness exam between January 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 or you will be charged an additional $30 per month beginning September 1, 2014.  If your spouse is on the plan, they also must have a wellness exam by June 30, 2014.  If both covered employee and spouse do not have the required exam, each will pay an additional $30/month for a total of $60/month.

Employees and Spouses enrolled in A&M Care coverage AFTER September 1, 2013



Your deadline for the wellness exam is June 30, 2015.  Employees and spouses do not have the required exam, each will pay an additional $30/month for a total of $60/month.

 How to Check Blue Access for Members for your Wellness Exam Credit


Your physician should code your visit as a wellness exam when submitting the claim to Blue Cross Blue Shield.


You can verify you have received credit for your wellness exam by logging into your Blue Access for Members account .



2. Click on Log In

3. Click on My Coverage

4. Click on Incentives

5. Click on Visit Site

6. Click on My Activities

7. Click on  Complete Activities


If you did not receive credit, please call Blue Cross Blue Shield at 1-866-295-1212.  Please have your date of service when you call.




Express Scripts Formulary Changes Effective 01/01/2014

Link above contains list of formulary changes for medications that will change from Perferred to Non-Preferred or will no longer be covered under Express Scripts Prescription policy.  Express Scripts is our prescription carrier under the A&M Care plans.

 Benefit Briefs

Read more about the Affordable Care Act, Wellness Intiative, Flu Season/Immunizations, and available services through Blue Cross Blue Shield (A&M Care plan)