Benefits Update – The State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems (DRS) announced new contribution rates effective July 1, 2017 for PERS Plan 2 members. The new rates were approved by the Pension Funding Council and enacted by the Legislature during the 2017 session.
On Friday, July 21, salary transactions related to the prior biennium were scheduled to be posted. Due to unforeseen circumstances related to the complex nature of FAS biennium crossover processing, those transactions were not posted until July 24.
Therefore, they were not reflected in the EDW/MyFinancial.desktop until the morning of Tuesday, July 25. This means they were not be reflected in transaction summaries and balances.
Availability of medical plans (e.g., UMP Plus Puget Sound High Value, UW Medicine ACN) is based on zip code and plans are only available in select locations. In order to provide accurate benefit options, Workday must include the employee’s current home address including zip code.
ISC Update – The issue preventing some Workday users from using step-up authentication (2FA) to access privileged information was resolved on the morning of Saturday, 7/22.
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ISC UPDATE – The first week of Workday and ISC operations was very busy! The ISC logged more than 1,000 cases a day, averaging over 700 phone calls. We’re working hard to respond to all the cases and phone calls received.
ISC UPDATE – Here are several important updates and announcements as we enter our second week of operations in Workday.
ISC ALERT – Costing and Payroll Reports are now available for you to run in Workday. You will find instructions on steps to take if you notice any discrepancies in the reports after the jump.
Two-factor authentication (2FA) is required to access sensitive information in Workday. This second layer of security prevents others from signing in as you, even if they obtain your password.
Workday allows another person with a the same assigned security role to have delegation rights. The purpose of Delegation is to ensure that a Business Process is not delayed due to an Approver being away and unable to advance a Business Process received in their Workday inbox.