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Protect what matters

Don't miss this opportunity

Enroll between October 16 and October 27

You have some important decisions to make.

Here's what you need to know:

  • Accolade provides you with some employer-paid life insurance
  • You can choose new - or increase - existing coverage without answering medical questions*
  • First, watch the video at right to learn how life and disability insurance fit into your benefits plan
  • Then, read on to learn about your Accolade plan

*See your benefits summary for details and maximums




Watch the video above to learn how life, AD&PL and disability insurance fits into your benefits planning

Transcript: "Why do you really work?"

Do you know that:

While 70% of Americans say they need life insurance, 41% of Americans do not carry any life insurance, 2017 Life Insurance Statistics and Facts, May 3, 2017

Approximately every 7 seconds, a working-age American suffers a disabling injury or illness that will last for at least one month

America’s Disability Counter,, Retrieved 7/16

1 in 4 people feel they don't have enough life insurance

LIMRA Life Insurance Barometer Study 2016

Your life and AD&PL plan

Make sure your family is taken care of — just in case

Here's what you need to know:

  • Currently enrolled? During this period, you can increase coverage by 1x your salary without answering medical questions.*
  • Not enrolled? Select up to 1x your salary without answering medical questions*
  • Spouses/domestic partners can enroll for - or increase - coverage during this period too *
  • Use our simple calculators to learn how much coverage may be right for you

 *See your benefits summary for details


Your short- and long-term disability plans

Aetna is by your side

Here's what you need to know:

  • Accolade provides you with short-term disability coverage (STD) up to 60% of your weekly pay 
  • You can buy up to 10% more - to bring your coverage to 70%*
  • Your employer-paid long-term disability (LTD) plan provides up to 60% of your monthly pay 
  • See your benefits summaries for plan details

*With proof of good health

Your policy - not just an insurance plan

Savings included with your premium

  • Gym memberships and fitness products
  • Eye exams, eyeglasses, and contact lenses
  • Name brand weight-loss programs  
  • Natural health and wellness services
  • Hearing exams, hearing aids, batteries and repairs
  • Millions of products and services with Lifemart® online

Included: Services for you and your beneficiaries

  • Guidance from Merrill Edge Financial Solutions Advisors
  • The Aetna Compassionate Care program
  • Online legal forms - basic and living wills, and more*
  • Funeral support services

To learn more, click on the Aetna Life Essentials link at right

*Basic legal resources included with Aetna Life Essentials are separate from any voluntary legal support services program which your employer may offer

Questions? Contact the Benefits Team




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