Employee Online Benefits
Welcome to your Online Benefits page! We value your input. We want to ensure that you are receiving the best benefits for you and your family and that all information is accurately updated. This “NEW” benefits feature will allow you to access your Summary Plan Description document, link to your Network Participating Providers (PPO), request to add or change dependent coverage, order an ID card, and change your mailing address.
ShawHankins provides the City of Albany employees a Benefit Resource Center website that gives you access to all of the plan details needed to make decisions on your benefit elections. For easy access we have included important documents and links to your benefit information along with access to the bswift enrollment system on the enrollment page of the website. The Benefit Resource Center also includes videos that will discuss a high level overview of the benefit plans and ancillary coverages that you have available.
Please visit the Benefit Resource Center site at http://shawhankinsbenefits.net/cityofalbany/ for documents on each of your benefits. Remember, if you still have questions please contact the ShawHankins service center at 800-994-7429.
You can access the bswift enrollment system at www.cityofalbany.bswift.com using your member ID and password that you used at registration.
Your member ID consists of the first letter of your first name, and your last name and the last four digits of your social security. If you do not remember your pass word you will have to contact ShawHankins and they can provide you with it.
P.O. Box 71886
Albany, GA 31708
Find a Network Provider
Blue Cross Blue Shield Network of Providers – www.bcbs.com or by calling 1-855-297-1046
Find a Pharmacy
Pharmacy - www.pharmavail.com
Deferred Compensation Benefits
The City of Albany provides employees with the choice of participating in two deferred compensation plans. These plans allow an employee to make tax deferred contributions into a retirement savings account.
Regional Client Manager
REACH EAP & Workplace Solutions
The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides resources or referrals to other agencies that may be needed for employees to resolve personal or professional problems or crisis.
Informative Brochures on a variety of health important health issues:
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Child Vaccinations
- Chickenpox Vaccine
- Diabetes - You Can Live With It
- Diphtheria, Tetanus & Pertussis Vaccines (DTaP)
- Fitness- Excercise & Healthy Eating
- Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Vaccine (Hib)
- Hepatitis B Vaccine (HBV)
- High Blood Pressure - The Silent Killer
- Influenza- Facts About the Flu
- Measles, Mumps, & Rubella Vaccine(MMR)
- Poliomyelitis Vaccinations (Polio)
- Sunscreen Brochure - Sun Safety
- Toy Safety
- Vision Care - Look Into It!
- Women's Health: Cervical Cancer - The importance of a Doctor’s visit