Duquesne is committed to a comprehensive benefits program to protect employees health and wellness.

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Benefits Overview

Benefits News

Open Enrollment is Here! 

Open Enrollment began April 13, 2015 and will end at 11:59 p.m. on Friday May 22, 2015. Changes made during that time will become effective July 1, 2015. Please note that Medical Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, and Vacation purchase elections do not carry forward - they must be renewed each year. 

Review the 2015-2016 Benefits Booklet

Know Your Numbers is Back! 

Knowing important numbers like your blood pressure, glucose (blood sugar), cholesterol, and Body Mass Index (BMI) is one of the first steps in taking an active role in your health. Knowing your numbers will help you learn about your risk for developing chronic conditions and create an action plan to control your risk factors to live a long, healthy life.

In addition to the health benefits of participating, you can also earn money! Each eligible employee will receive a $250 participation reward! Visit the Wellness in Motion page for full program requirements. 

Get the most from your medical benefits!

Cigna and UPMC offer resources through their websites to compare pricing on services that may apply toward your deductible. View the pamphlets below for details on how these tools can save you money!

Cigna Cost Comparison Tool UPMC Cost Comparison Tool

DUFlex Benefits

Duquesne University offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide a variety of choices to best fit your needs and the needs of your family. Benefits offered include medical, prescription, dental, vision, medical spending accounts, dependent care spending account, life, accidental death and dismemberment, and long term disability.

Review the 2014-2015 Benefits Overview Booklet below for additional information including price tags.

Register With Your Insurance Providers

By setting up an online account with your insurance providers, you will have easy access to ID information, benefit details, claim status and more! 

Healthcare Reform News

The Health Care Reform Marketplace Notice is now available. Paper copies were sent via campus mail on October 1, 2013. For full updates on how the Affordable Care Act will impact the University, visit DORI

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Duquesne University has created the Wellness in Motion program which offers a powerful array of resources to help employees achieve and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

All employees enrolled with University sponsored medical plans may participate in our Medication Therapy Management program. Review additional information or contact the Center for Pharmacy Care at 412.396.2155.


Forms and Documents

Stay healthy by following the recommended schedule for preventive care for children and adults.