Deadline for FSA health care reimbursement claims is March 31

SMU BenefitsU logoSMU faculty and staff members who hold Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for health care expenses have until Saturday, March 31, 2012, to submit claims for reimbursement of health care expenses incurred in 2011.

The Department of Human Resources lists three steps to complete the process:

  • Call Discovery Benefits at 866-451-3399 or sign into your Discovery Benefits account at discoverybenefits.com to determine if you have an available balance.
  • Fax a completed Reimbursement Request Form (here in PDF format), with substantiating documentation – Explanation of Benefits (Medical-BCBSTX, Dental-Aetna, VSP-Vision), receipts, bills, etc. – to Discovery Benefits’ toll-free number at 1-866-451-3245 no later than Saturday, March 31, 2012.
  • If you are not certain that your expenses are eligible for reimbursement, refer to the Eligible Health Care Expenses list provided by Discovery (PDF format).

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