Retail Associates


Hire Date

Do I Need to Complete the MSRP Biometric Screening?*

Do I Need to Answer the Non-Tobacco Question During Annual Enrollment?*

Do I Need to Complete the Tobacco Cessation Course or Health Advisor Call?*

12/31/2020 or prior

Yes

Yes

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

1/1/2021-9/1/2021

If you earned all of your 2021 credits: Your current MSRP credit and Spouse MSRP credit will roll over. The Spouse Non-Tobacco Credit will also roll over if it was earned in 2021.

If you did not earn all of the credits in 2021: You can earn any missing credits by completing the required alternative by the applicable deadlines. Credits will be applied effective 1/1/2022.

Yes

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

9/2/2021-12/31/2021

Yes: As a new hire, you will follow the standard New Hire process and you and/or your spouse, if applicable, must complete all the required activities to earn the credits.

If applicable, your spouse’s Non-Tobacco credit will be earned as part of the MSRP Biometric Screening, since spouses are screened for Cotinine which is the Nicotine level in the blood.

The Non-Tobacco question must be answered during your enrollment.

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.


*There are several other factors that could impact your deadlines such as if you experience a Qualified Life Event, are terminated and rehired, you were part of an acquisition in 2021, etc. For your specific deadline please call The Benefit Connection Monday through Friday from 8 am - 8 pm EST at 1-877-550-2363.

Corporate Associates


Hire Date

Do I Need to Complete the MSRP Biometric Screening?*

Do I Need to Answer the Non-Tobacco Question During Annual Enrollment?*

Do I Need to Complete the Tobacco Cessation Course or Health Advisor Call?*

12/31/2020 or prior

Yes

Yes

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

1/1/2021-11/1/2021

If you earned all of your 2021 credits: Your current MSRP credit and Spouse MSRP credit will roll over. The Spouse Non-Tobacco Credit will also roll over if it was earned in 2021.

If you did not earn all of the credits in 2021: You can earn any missing credits by completing the required alternative by the applicable deadlines. Credits will be applied effective 1/1/2022.

Yes

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

11/2/2021-12/31/2021

Yes: As a new hire, you will follow the standard New Hire process and you and/or your spouse, if applicable, must complete all the required activities to earn the credits.

If applicable, your spouse’s Non-Tobacco credit will be earned as part of the MSRP Biometric Screening, since spouses are screened for Cotinine which is the Nicotine level in the blood.

The Non-Tobacco question must be answered during your enrollment.

If you and/or your spouse do not pass 3 out of the 5 MSRP metrics, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Health Advisor call on or before the deadline to earn the credit.

If you and/or your spouse are a tobacco user, you and/or your spouse will be required to complete the Tobacco Cessation Course and complete the applicable form on or before the deadline to earn the credit.


*There are several other factors that could impact your deadlines such as if you experience a Qualified Life Event, are terminated and rehired, you were part of an acquisition in 2021, etc. For your specific deadline please call The Benefit Connection Monday through Friday from 8 am - 8 pm EST at 1-877-550-2363.