News & Announcements
- ANNUAL EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION AWARDS
- NEW MEDICAL PLAN OFFERING
- DIRECT DEPOSIT CHANGES
- VALIC NEW DATES ADDED!
New Medical Plan Available
The State of R.I. has announced an exciting new alternative medical plan offering for State employees. As of January 1, 2016, the State is offering a voluntary alternative medical plan to all employees called the Choice Plus Plan with a Health Savings Account (HSA). This plan, with a portable HSA account, affords employees an opportunity to save on health care expenses.
Click here for the Choice Plus Plan w/ HSA flyer
More details for the Choice Plus Plan w/ HSA - State of R.I. Employee Benefits Site
2016 Employee Recognition Awards Luncheon
On Friday, April 22nd, The Office of Human Resources held the annual Employee Recognition Awards Luncheon in Warwick. The following special awards were presented to employees of the College who were nominated by their colleagues:
Peter Bardsley, Dean of Nursing Office - Build a Better Mousetrap Award
This award was presented to Peter who, through a new idea, a new technology, or a new approach, has developed and/or implemented an advancement that has significantly improved the way work is performed.
Jean Potvin, Human Services - Going the Extra Mile Award
This award was presented to Jean who has been consistently acknowledged by the college community for going above and beyond in the delivery of quality service. This includes continually displaying exceptional courtesy, diplomacy and helpfulness to students, faculty, staff and visitors to the degree that it leaves a lasting impression.
Lisa Mallozzi, Advising & Counseling - Outstanding Mentor Award
This award was presented to Lisa who is a trusted staff member that has helped individuals grow personally and professionally and who is owed a debt of gratitude for providing wisdom, guidance, support and advocacy.
Cynthia Johnson, Dental Health - Rising Star Award
This award was presented to Cynthia who has been employed by the college for less than two years, but has exceeded performance expectations and established herself as an essential member of the team by quickly adding value to her department.
Mary Costa, Nursing Department - Teaching Excellence Award
Charles McGrath, Student Success Center - Teaching Excellence Award
Mary and Charles have both been presented with this award as someone who recognizes the central importance of teaching to the mission of the Community College of Rhode Island. Some examples of this include challenging and inspiring students to excel, consistently employ effective teaching methods and techniques, establishing s a positive and collaborative learning environment, demonstrating extensive knowledge of and a passion for the subject matter, planning and organizing all course material in a way which significantly enhances the learning experience, and is a valuable resource to students and colleagues.
Congratulations to all!
To view pictures from this event, please click on the link located here: https://www.ccri.edu/marketing/photos/2016/Yearsofservice2016.html#prettyPhoto and here for the special award recipients: https://www.ccri.edu/marketing/photos/2016/Specialawards2016.html
Sit down with an AFLAC Associate and review policies available to you as a State of Rhode Island employee. If already enrolled, sit down and review your current policies (you may be eligible to upgrade).
These policies are offered through payroll deduction and most of the programs can be purchased on a pre-tax basis during Open Enrollment.
• Personal Disability Income Protector
• Accident Indemnity Advantage
• Cancer Care Indemnity
• Specified Health Event Protection
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet with AFLAC Representative, Doreen Sylvia.
Please contact Doreen at 401-286-2871 to schedule an individual appointment.
Direct Deposit Changes for State Employees
State employees enrolled in direct deposit now can access their payroll information and view their direct deposit slip online through Paystub RI. Please refer to the attached document for directions on how to register.
Your September 26, 2014, paystub was the last paper direct deposit slip that you received. If you are not enrolled in direct deposit and would like to access this service, fill out the form online and return it and a voided check to Human Resources. All State employees will be required to participate in direct deposit no later than June 30, 2016.
TIAA-CREF Representative, Dan Samson, will be on campus from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and available for private consultation meetings on the following dates:
|Day & Date||Campus||Location|
|Tuesday, July 12, 2016||Warwick||Room 3116, HR Conference Room|
|Tuesday, July 19, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2138, President's Office|
|Tuesday, October 11, 2016||Warwick||Room 3116, HR Conference Room|
|Tuesday, October 18, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2138, President's Office|
|Wednesday, October 19, 2016||Providence||Room 1134|
Employees interested in scheduling an appointment for one-on-one counseling, please call 1-800-732-8353.
The one-on-one counseling sessions can help you sort things out and make informed decisions. Setting up a long-term financial plan can be a complicated task. It involves evaluating your potential income sources, and then factoring in the impact of taxes, inflation and the larger economic picture. Meeting with a TIAA-CREF Consultant can help. Don't miss this opportunity to meet with them.
Employees interested in scheduling an appointment with CCRI's MetLife Representative, Jake Darsch, for one-on-one counseling, please call 401-827-6266.
Are you ready for the inevitable changes that occur in everyone’s life? Life is a journey. It can be full of bumps and potholes; making it quite hectic. Taking the time to make financial decisions will make the journey much more rewarding now and down the road. While we all have good intentions to get our finances in order, we may not take the time or even know where to start.
CCRI's Valic representative, Garfield Davidson, can help you develop a plan for your financial goals, your dreams and your life’s journey.
Set up an appointment with Garfield by calling 401-413-2920 or via email at Garfield.Davidson1@valic.com.
He will be on campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and available for private consultation meetings on the following dates:
|Day & Date||Campus||Location|
|Tuesday, May 3, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Wednesday, May 4, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, May 26, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Wednesday, June 1, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, June 2, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Monday, June 6, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Tuesday, June 7, 2016||Newport||Room233|
|Wednesday, July 6, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, July 7, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Friday, July 8, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Monday, July 11, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Tuesday, August 2, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Wednesday, August 3, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, August 4, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Friday, August 5, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Tuesday, September 13, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Wednesday, September 14, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, September 15, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Friday, September 16, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Monday, October 3, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Tuesday, October 4, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Wednesday, October 5, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, October 6, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Tuesday, November 1, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Wednesday, November 2, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, November 3, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|
|Friday, November 4, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Monday, December 5, 2016||Lincoln||Room 2362|
|Tuesday, December 6, 2016||Newport||Room 233|
|Wednesday, December 7, 2016||Warwick||Room 2240|
|Thursday, December 8, 2016||Providence||Room 2229|