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Retirement Savings Plan

 Summary Plan Description

Retirement Savings Plan (Hired on or after July 1, 2009)

All employees are eligible upon hire to make pre-tax contributions to the 403b up to the regulatory maximums.

Eligibility
You become eligible for company contributions if you work at least 1,000 hours in your first 12 months of regular Erlanger employment and are at least age 25. EHS contributes 3% of eligible earnings and, if you elect to participate, you are also eligible for the company match

All new participants are eligible for the match on the earlier of January 1 or July 1 after they have met the participation criteria.

Vesting
Employees are fully vested if they work at least 1,000 hours for three plan years. A plan year is defined as July 1 through June 30.

Enrolling
To enroll in the Retirement Savings Plan, please contact Chris Eslinger (MetLife Representative) at 423.778.2565.

 

Retirement Savings Plan (Hired prior to July 1, 2009)

All employees are eligible upon hire to make pre-tax contributions up to the regulatory maximums.

Eligibility 
You become eligible for company contributions if you work at least 1,000 hours in your first 12 months of regular Erlanger employment and are at least age 25. EHS will provide a company match – fifty cents for every dollar contributed up to four percent of your annual income. In other words, if you contribute four percent of your annual income, Erlanger will contribute two percent up to the maximum allowed by IRS regulations.

All new participants are eligible for the match on the earlier of January 1 or July 1 after they have met the participation criteria.

Vesting 
Employees are fully vested if they work at least 1,000 hours for three plan years. A plan year is defined as July 1 through June 30.

Enrolling 
To enroll in the Retirement Savings Plan, please contact Chris Eslinger (MetLife Representative) at 423.778.2565.