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Division of Human Resources
Kansas State University
103 Edwards Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4801
785-532-6277
785-532-6095 (fax)
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Human Resources Newsletter

May 10, 2013

Topics included in this issue:

Classified Recruitment News

Listen for job announcement on local radio stations Q103.5 and 97.5. New vacancies will be advertised on local radio stations for jobs at K-State. These radio ads will reach over 84,000 listeners weekly! Contact Dr. Cheryl Grice, Employment Services Manager at 785-532-1899 if you have any questions or need additional information.

KSU PPM Chapter 3045 has been updated

The Official Bulletin Boards PPM Chapter 3045, has been revised effective May 6, 2013 to update the Family and Medical Leave Act and Workers Compensation (KWC-40) posters, and to add the Workers Compensation (KWC-40A) poster that applies to dates for accidents on or after April 25, 2013.

Please print these three posters and place or replace them on the Official Bulletin Boards in your area to ensure that Kansas State University is in compliance with federal laws. For questions, please call Kris Mauck at 785.532.6277.

Leave Records for FY 2014

Leave Records for Fiscal Year 2014 are now available for those who want to track their leave accruals. They may be found on our Forms Page in various formats at: http://www.k-state.edu/hr/forms/

New Form I-9 required after May 7, 2013

May 7, 2013 was the deadline for employers to discontinue using the old Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9. Employers must begin using the new form that was released on March 8, 2013 for new hires and reverifications. Human Resources will no longer accept the old version of Form I-9. Information regarding the new Form I-9 can be found under Hot Topics, New Form I-9 Released March 8, 2013 (pdf) on the HR website as well as the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Form I-9 Blog.

Personnel Specialists: This article will also be published in K-State Today:

Time is running out to lock in 2014 State Health Insurance Premium Discount!
How Do I Earn the 2014 Premium Discount?
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  1. Obtain your biometric numbers from one of three ways: 1) by attending an onsite screening event, 2) by scheduling a preventive screening visit with your physician, or 3) by ordering an at-home screening kit offered by HealthQuest. More info at http://www.kdheks.gov/hcf/healthquest/screening.html
  2. Complete the required online health assessment questionnaire using your biometric numbers by July 31, 2013. More info at http://www.kdheks.gov/hcf/healthquest/assessment.html
  3. Earn 20 additional credits by July 31, 2013. For full details on the HealthQuest Rewards Program, please visit http://www.kdheks.gov/hcf/healthquest/rewards.html
Last days for Manhattan campus screenings June 4 - 7, 2013 Peters Recreation Complex
  1. Tuesday, June 4 - Deadline to sign up is May 29 at midnight
  2. Wednesday, June 5 - Deadline to sign up is May 30 at midnight
  3. Thursday, June 6 - Deadline to sign up is June 3 at midnight
  4. Friday, June 7 - Deadline to sign up is June 4 at midnight
Statewide locations - Health Screening Website
To Sign Up:
  • Log in to your account on the wellness portal at www.KansasHealthQuest.com and click on 'Biometric Screenings' from the left menu and then select 'Onsite Screenings'
  • If you do not have internet access or have trouble with the online site, call toll-free 1-888-275-1205 and select option 5 for assistance making an appointment
  • The early slots fill up quickly so make your appointment as soon as possible
  • The appointment system closes two full business days in advance of an event
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