Human Resources

Overview of Benefits & Services

Benefits At WesternU

To learn more about benefits available to Western University employees, click the link to go to the Employee Benefits.Resource Center. In addition, please click on the following link for comparison of our group insurance plan benefits.

Employee Services

The following services are also available to WesternU employees.

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – WesternU’s Employee Assistance Program can be a valuable resource to help you manage life’s daily challenges. Click on the EAP link to learn more.
  • Wellness Program – WesternU employees also receive substantial savings on membership with LA Fitness centers. For more information, To learn more, please click on Wellness Incentive Plan.
  • Employee Discounts – WesternU is pleased to offer discounts to students and employees for local attractions, services, and goods. For more Information, click on Discounts.

Important Contact Numbers

BENESYST – 1-800-670-7131 www.benesyst.net

BLUE SHIELD – HMO CA Group #H55684 800-424-6521  PPO OR/CA Group #945716  800-200-3242 www.blueshieldca.com

HSA – Wells Fargo 866-884-7374 http://www.wellsfargo.com/hsa

KAISER – CA Group # 101828  800-464-4000   OR Group # 17818  503-813-2000 www.kp.org

LIBERTY MUTUAL – 800-293-2518 Ext.56018 www.LibertyMutual.com/anicamckesey

METLIFE DPO DENTAL – (Group # 5589677) 800-275-4638 www.metlife.com/dental

MUTUAL OF AMERICA – GROUP 014990 562-983-0407 www.mutualofamerica.com

OPTUM 800-234-5465 (Access Code: westernu) www.liveandworkwell.com 

SAFEGUARD DMO Plan – SGX150A-CA 800-880-1800 www.safeguard.net

TIAA-CREF – 800-842-2273 www.tiaa-cref.org

UNUM  LTD – Service:  877-275-3539  Claims:  800-858-6843  www.unum.com

UNUM LIFE & ADD – EOI Status:  800-421-0344  Claims:  800-858-6843  www.unum.com

UNUM LONG TERM CARE – Service 800-227-4165 Claims 800-693-4988 www.unum.com

VSP – Group # 00108042) 800-877-7195 www.vsp.com