Open Enrollment is April 8 - May 6, 2015 for changes effective July 1, 2015.
Open Enrollment includes: 

 - Health Insurance

 - Health Insurance Buy-Out Option

 - Dental Insurance

 - Vision Insurance

 - UMass Sick Leave Bank (for non-unit, SHARE and NAGE employees)


Click on Benefits AT a Glance Table of Contents to review health plans (image below). For larger e-flipbook, go to HR Benefits website. Please open e-flipbook in Internet Explorer browser.


 Please review the UMMS Benefits website to get the  most out of open enrollment.  For a complete  summary of all UMMS benefits, click on  designated UMMS Benefits Summary Guide
 e-Flipbook (Please note, when you access the
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UMMS Recognition Program

At UMass Medical School, recognition is an essential part of how we honor the hard work and dedication of the employees behind our success. Review our UMMS Recognition Program.

Medical Resident FICA Refund Claims

For information regarding the Medical Resident FICA Refund Claims, please access our FICA FAQs or email your questions to

Joyce A. Murphy named to Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg’s Advisory Committee on Wage Equality





Massachusetts State Treasurer Deborah Goldberg has named Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, executive vice chancellor of UMass Medical School’s Commonwealth Medicine, to serve on the newly created Advisory Committee on Wage Equality.

Commonwealth Medicine number two on list of top 100 women-led businesses in Massachusetts


Commonwealth Medicine, the health care consulting and operations division of UMass Medical School, is number two on the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts, announced The Boston Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute. Executive Vice Chancellor Joyce A. Murphy, MPA, is the chief executive at Commonwealth Medicine.