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 Deadline: June 20, 2018

  • 100 random participants will receive a prize!
  • Participation is voluntary.
  • Responses are confidential.
  • It takes about 15–20 minutes.
  • Questions? Read the FAQs on the right.

You spent your career taking care of the city. Now it’s time to take care of you.

We’re focused on your health and well-being.

At the San Francisco Health Service System (SFHSS), we strive to support your health and well-being. Being healthy improves your quality of life and longevity and helps keep health care costs affordable.

How can we help you stay healthy?

Your responses will help us prioritize the services and resources that most benefit your well-being so we can better serve you.

 

  • What is the Retiree Check In?

    At the San Francisco Health Service System (SFHSS), we strive to support your health and well-being. Together, we can improve your quality of life and longevity, and keep health care costs affordable. Our goal is to prioritize the services and resources that most benefit you. To this end, we are asking you to tell us about your interests and needs via the Retiree Check In survey.

     

  • What does the Retiree Check In survey ask?

    • Your current state of well-being
    • Your interest in and knowledge of your well-being resources and services
    • The best ways to share information with you
  • What will SFHSS do with the information? And when?

    • Offer you more resources and information about your well-being services in the fall of 2018
    • Share the summary results on our website and at an upcoming Health Service Board meeting
  • How do I complete the Retiree Check In?

    Take the Survey Online:

    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RetireeCheckIn. Complete the survey by June 20.

    Request a Printed Copy:

    A postcard will be sent to your home that allows you to request a printed copy. Return that postcard by June 1 and receive a printed survey in approximately one week. Make sure to put the survey in the mail by June 20.

     

  • What are the benefits to completing the Retiree Check In?

    • Your input will help us prioritize the resources and information most important to you.
    • You’ll help us determine the best ways to communicate with you.
    • You may even win a prize!

     

  • Can I skip questions?

    Yes. You can skip any of the questions on the paper survey.

    Yes. All of the online questions can be skipped except two because they tailor your survey experience:

    1. Are you enrolled in Medicare?
    2. In which SFHSS-sponsored health plan are you enrolled?

     

    We hope you will complete as many questions as you feel comfortable to provide us with the most complete information.

     

  • Can I request a paper copy of the survey?

    Yes. A postcard will be sent to your home that allows you to request a printed copy. Return that postcard by June 1 and receive a printed survey in approximately one week. Make sure to put the survey in the mail by June 20.

  • Can my spouse/domestic partner complete the survey?

    No. The survey is for the subscribed member.

  • Do I need to participate?

    Your participation is voluntary.

  • How is my personal information stored?

    If you take the online survey:

    Your survey answers will be collected via SurveyMonkey and will not include any personally identifiable information. At the end of the survey, you will have the opportunity to share personal information for a variety of purposes. This information will be collected in a separate survey and is not associated with your Retiree Check In survey answers. This is voluntary.

     

    If you take the paper survey:

    Your survey answers will be collected using a ballot reader by our mailhouse partner K&H and will not include any personally identifiable information. At the end of the survey, you will have the opportunity to share personal information for a variety of purposes. This information will be separated from your survey answers immediately upon receipt and securely transferred from K&H to SFHSS. This information will only be used in the ways you indicate as approved. The data will be stored in secure files at SFHSS and all paper copies will be securely shredded.

     

  • How long does it take to complete?

    Between 15–20 minutes.

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