Transition From WageWorks to ConnectYourCare

To enable benefit enhancements, improve efficiency, and provide a better experience for you, ConnectYourCare (CYC) replaced WageWorks as the administrator for some benefits, effective January 1, 2020.

Here’s what you need to know and do.

Health Savings Account (HSA)

If you enrolled in a CDHP medical plan with an HSA for 2020, you have a new HSA through CYC.

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  • Your new CYC HSA is now available. Your 2020 contributions and Lam’s contributions will go to your CYC HSA account.
  • You have access to Lam’s full-year HSA contribution ($1,300 individual or $2,600 family). (Previously, you only had access to the Lam contributions when the funds were deposited each pay period throughout the year.)

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  • For the easiest payment of eligible expenses, use your CYC payment card.
  • Submit any requests for reimbursement—including for 2019 expenses—to CYC, not WageWorks.
  • Access your CYC HSA at connectyourcare.com/m/lamresearch/hsa/.
  • If you kept your previous HSA at HSA Bank because you have invested your HSA funds, watch for information from Lam and CYC in April about how to transfer your account to CYC.

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Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

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Effective January 1, 2020, ConnectYourCare is the adminstrator for Lam Health Care FSAs, including any unreimbursed claims from 2019.

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  • For the easiest payment of eligible expenses, use your CYC payment card.
  • Submit any unreimbursed 2019 FSA claims to CYC—not WageWorks—no later than 8:59 p.m. PT March 31, 2020. There will be a processing delay of approximately two weeks in January while your remaining balance information is transferred to CYC.
  • Access your Health Care FSA at connectyourcare.com/m/lamresearch/fsa/.

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Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

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Effective January 1, 2020, ConnectYourCare is the administrator for Lam Dependent Care FSAs, including any unreimbursed claims from 2019.

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  • Submit any unreimbursed 2019 FSA claims to CYC—not WageWorks—no later than 8:59 p.m. PT March 31, 2020. There will be a processing delay of approximately two weeks in January while your remaining balance information is transferred to CYC.
  • Submit reimbursement claims to CYC for any FSA-eligible expenses in 2020.
  • Access your Dependent Care FSA at connectyourcare.com/m/lamresearch/dependent-care-fsa/.

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Lifestyle Account (Previously Fitness Reimbursement)

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Lam has enhanced this benefit. Instead of reimbursing only expenses related to physical fitness, the new program for 2020 will reimburse a variety of expenses that contribute to your life.

In addition, Lam has increased the total annual reimbursement from $300 to $500.

The new CYC Lifestyle Account may be used for these expenses in 2020:

  • Fitness
  • Financial planning
  • Adult education
  • Student loan payment
  • College admissions prep

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  • Submit any unreimbursed 2019 fitness reimbursement requests to CYC—not WageWorks—no later than 8:59 p.m. PT January 31, 2020. Reimbursements for 2019 are limited to fitness expenses up to $300.
  • Use your CYC Lifestyle Account for up to $500 in eligible expenses related to fitness, financial planning, and education in 2020.
  • Access your Lifestyle Account at connectyourcare.com/m/lamresearch/lifestyle/.

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Commuter Benefits

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  • Effective January 1, 2020, ConnectYourCare is the administrator for Lam commuter benefits.
  • Lam will contribute 50%—up to $120 per month—toward your public transit and parking costs.

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  • Access your commuter benefits at connectyourcare.com/m/lamresearch/cbp/.
  • Place your commuter order with CYC by 8:59 p.m. PT on the 10th of each month for the following month. 
  • You can set up a recurring monthly order with CYC.

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BookWhere to Learn More

Continue to check this page for the latest information and steps you need to take to use these programs.​

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