CONFLICT IN UKRAINE

The recent conflict between Ukraine and Russia has created a very difficult and challenging time for the people of Ukraine as well as family and friends of those in Ukraine.  Magellan, our EAP, has provided some resources for those impacted by these recent world event.  Please connect with a certified professional at Magellan if you are in need of additional support.  We have included some helpful resources and tools below.

To help those in need during this time (and anytime), please remember that the Gates Foundation will match every employee donation of $25 or more, dollar-for-dollar. Once you have made a donation, please use the attached form to ensure the charity of your choosing receives the matching gift.


CONFLICT IN UKRAINE

The recent conflict between Ukraine and Russia has created a very difficult and challenging time for the people of Ukraine as well as family and friends of those in Ukraine.  Magellan, our EAP, has provided some resources for those impacted by these recent world event.  Please connect with a certified professional at Magellan if you are in need of additional support.  We have included some helpful resources and tools below.

To help those in need during this time (and anytime), please remember that the Gates Foundation will match every employee donation of $25 or more, dollar-for-dollar. Once you have made a donation, please use the attached form to ensure the charity of your choosing receives the matching gift.


ANNOUNCEMENTS

UHC members – Introducing Sanvello

Sanvello is a top-rated self-help mobile app that uses clinically validated techniques such as Cognitive  Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – a type of psychotherapy that has been shown to be especially effective for individuals experiencing high levels of stress or symptoms of anxiety and depression.

The app empowers members to engage in activities to improve their mental health from the convenience of their mobile device anytime, anywhere – helping relieve symptoms and build life skills that can reduce potential high-cost interventions in the future.

  • Daily mood tracking. Members answer simple questions each day to capture their current mood, identify patterns and self-assess progress.
  • Personalized progress. Through weekly check-ins, the Sanvello mobile app creates a roadmap for improvement. Members can track where they are, set goals and make strides week-by-week.
  • Guided journeys. Designed by experts for a range of needs, journeys use clinical techniques to help members feel more in control and build long-term life skills.
  • Coping tools. Members can find tools to help them relax, be in the moment or manage stressful situations, like public speaking or morning dread.
  • Community support. With one of the largest peer communities in the field, members can connect with each other anonymously and share advice, stories and insights —anytime.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

UHC members – Introducing Sanvello

Sanvello is a top-rated self-help mobile app that uses clinically validated techniques such as Cognitive  Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – a type of psychotherapy that has been shown to be especially effective for individuals experiencing high levels of stress or symptoms of anxiety and depression.

The app empowers members to engage in activities to improve their mental health from the convenience of their mobile device anytime, anywhere – helping relieve symptoms and build life skills that can reduce potential high-cost interventions in the future.

  • Daily mood tracking. Members answer simple questions each day to capture their current mood, identify patterns and self-assess progress.
  • Personalized progress. Through weekly check-ins, the Sanvello mobile app creates a roadmap for improvement. Members can track where they are, set goals and make strides week-by-week.
  • Guided journeys. Designed by experts for a range of needs, journeys use clinical techniques to help members feel more in control and build long-term life skills.
  • Coping tools. Members can find tools to help them relax, be in the moment or manage stressful situations, like public speaking or morning dread.
  • Community support. With one of the largest peer communities in the field, members can connect with each other anonymously and share advice, stories and insights —anytime.

Previous Announcements



PERK UPDATE - ROCKET MORTGAGE Q2 2022 OFFER

Please see attached for information on the current discount deal available to Gates employees from Rocket Mortgage.

COVID-19

Please call United Healthcare (UHC) at (866) 787-6864 if you have any health concerns. The UHC Concierge Team is available to assist and answer any questions you may have about your health, seeking care, and updates about COVID-19.

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National Alliance of Mental Health

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Benefit Plan Documents

2020 SAR Gates Employee Welfare Benefits Plan

2020 SAR Gates Life Accident LTD Plan

2021 Creditable Coverage Disclosure Notice

2021 Legal Notices – The Hartford

2020 SAR Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SMM Roth Amendment Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SMM 5th Amendment Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2019 SMM Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SBC CDHP1 Medical Plan

2021 SBC CDHP2 Medical Plan

2021 SBC PPO Medical Plan

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan (Post 1992 Retirees)

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan (Pre 1992 Retirees)

2021 Gates Life Addicent LTD SPD

2021 Gates Life Accident LTD SMM

2021 Gates EE Welfare Benefit Plan SMM

2021 Gates EE Wellfare Benefit Plan SPD

2020 Creditable Coverage Notice

2019 Term Life Certificate

2019 Term Life Change Summary

Benefit Plan Documents

2020 SAR Gates Employee Welfare Benefits Plan

2020 SAR Gates Life Accident LTD Plan

2021 Creditable Coverage Disclosure Notice

2021 Legal Notices The Hartford

2020 SAR Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SMM Roth Amendment Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SMM 5th Amendment Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2019 SMM Gates 401k Matchmaker Plan

2021 SBC CDHP1 Medical Plan

2021 SBC CDHP2 Medical Plan

2021 SBC PPO Medical Plan

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan Post 1992 Retirees

2021 SBC Retiree Medical Plan Pre 1992 Retirees

2021 Gates Life Addicent LTD SPD

2021 Gates Life Accident LTD SMM

2021 Gates EE Welfare Benefit Plan SMM

2021 Gates EE Wellfare Benefit Plan SPD

2020 Creditable Coverage Notice

2019 Securian Term Life Certificate

Securian Term Life Change Summary 2018