Flexible Spending Accounts

Tristar Benefit Administrators

 Customer Service Information: 1.800.456.4584

IMPORTANT: The Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) are only applicable to eligible employees of parishes/offices/agencies/schools of the Archdiocese of St. Louis and Catholic Charities.

Private Catholic organizations, which are not owned by the Archdiocese, do not participate with this FSA. Participants on the Continuation of Coverage Plan or the Early Retiree Plan for health benefits are not eligible. 

              Flexible Spending Account Coverage Highlights   

The Medical Reimbursement Plan

 The Flexible Spending Account (FSA) lets you pay for eligible medical and dental expenses with contributions taken from your pay on a pre-tax basis. Eligible expenses include copays, coinsurance amounts, deductibles and other approved out-of-pocket expenses as outlined in the Summary Plan Description. You may elect up to $2,600 per plan year. Employee communications, customer service and reimbursement are all performed directly by Tristar. Enrollment must be made within 31 days of initial eligibility or during Open Enrollment.

Submit the Flexible Spending Medical Reimbursement Claim Form or submit Medical claims for reimbursement at Tristar's webiste at www.myrsc.com. For instructions, click on How to File FSA Claims Online with Tristar . If you do not have a Tristar user name and password, please contact Tristar directly at 1.800.456.4584. The user name and password is not the same one as your Employee Self Service password.

The Dependent Care Plan

 The Dependent Care Plan allows you to pay for eligible child and dependent care expenses on a pre-tax basis. This plan is separate from the medical reimbursement plan. Contributions must be set aside specifically for the purpose of paying for eligible out-of-pocket dependent care expenses. You may elect any amount up to the legal limit of $5,000 per year (married persons filing separately are limited to $2,500). Enrollment must be made within 31 days of initial eligibility or during Open Enrollment.

Submit the Flexible Spending Dependent Care Claim Form or submit Dependent Care claims for reimbursement at www.myrsc.com. If you do not have a Tristar user name and password, please contact Tristar directly at 1.800.456.4584. The user name and password is not the same one as your Employee Self Service password.

Please refer to the following materials for detailed information on the Flexible Spending Account.   

All enrollments for the Flexible Spending Account is handled online during Open Enrollment with Employee Self-Service effective July 1, 2017, unless enrolling as a new hire or due to a special event.