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Employee Benefits

Welcome to the UMMC HR employee benefits website. UMMC is committed to ensuring you are provided with a competitive, affordable and comprehensive benefits plan. We also understand the needs of each employee may be different, and we continue to strive to meet these differing needs by offering multiple benefit options in addition to those benefits provided by the state.

Benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • State employees' health insurance (BCBS of MS)
  • Dental (AlwaysCare)
  • Vision (AlwaysCare)
  • Flexible spending accounts (Southern Administrators & Benefits Consultants)
  • State employees' term life insurance (Minnesota Life)
  • Supplemental term life insurance (UNUM)
  • Whole life insurance (UNUM)
  • Short-term disability (UNUM)
  • Long-term disability (UNUM)
  • Accident insurance (Aflac)
  • Critical illness insurance (Aflac)
  • Hospital indemnity plan (Aflac)
  • Burial insurance (Transamerica Life Insurance)
  • Public Employees Retirement System of Mississippi (PERS)
  • 457 deferred compensation retirement plan
  • 403b tax sheltered annuity retirement plan
  • Employee assistance program (Humana)
  • Tuition benefit for full-time employees' children attending UMMC or Ole Miss
  • 2020 benefits at a glance - PDF

For more employee benefit information, visit the HR Benefits intranet (log-in required)