Travel Management’s Spotlight Shines on The Mondrian

The Travel Management Department recently introduced the monthly “Hotel Spotlight” to highlight University-contracted hotels that exemplify the quality and comfort University visitors deserve. For April, the spotlight shines on the Mondrian South Beach Hotel, located just a short distance from busy Washington Avenue and Ocean Drive. To learn more, visit www.miami.edu/hotel-spotlight.

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2014 Benefit Summary Plan Descriptions Now Available Online

The 2014 UM benefit summary plan descriptions (SPD) are now available online. The SPD provides plan participants with information on the UM benefit plans, including when faculty and staff may begin participating in the plan, how service and benefits are calculated, when benefits become vested, when and in what form benefits are paid, and how to file a claim for benefits. You may request a printed copy of the SPD free of charge by contacting a benefits representative at 305-284-3004 or www.miami.edu/benefits/ask.



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Second Annual Week of Well-Being Kicks Off Today

The second annual Week of Well-Being, presented by Fidelity Investments, kicks off today, Monday, April 7, with an engaging lecture on urban farming by UM alumnus Will Allen at 10 a.m. at the Miller School of Medicine Schoninger Research Quadrangle and at 3 p.m. at the BankUnited Center Fieldhouse. Other events you won’t want to miss today and during the week include a conversation focused on inspiring women to take charge of their financial wellness with University of Miami President Donna E. Shalala and Kathy Murphy, president of Fidelity Personal Investing; an insightful presentation on clearing the clutter and getting organized by UM alumna Meryl Starr; and interactive exercise sessions led by UM alumna, fitness enthusiast, and author Nicole Chaplin. For a complete schedule, satellite location activities, and a link to watch live streaming events, visit miami.edu/wellcanes.



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Time for Your Annual Physical, or a Shingles Shot? Get Them Free at the Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinic

The Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinics on the Coral Gables and Miller School campuses provide convenient, walk-in medical services from UHealth for common illnesses for just $10 a visit. Both clinics also offer free annual physicals and immunizations for shingles, pneumonia, and the flu. Visit the Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinics website for more information, locations, and hours of operation.

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Feeling Sick or Need a Check-up? Visit the Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinic

The Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinic provides convenient access to UHealth medical services for common illnesses, select immunizations, and annual physicals. Visit the clinic’s Coral Gables or Miller School of Medicine location on a walk-in basis for the low cost of $10 per visit. Annual physicals, offered on select days, and immunizations are free of charge. The Healthy ’Canes Employee Clinic is aWell ’Canes benefit for UM faculty and staff. Visit their website for locations and hours of operation.

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