How do I sign up for a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)?

The County offers two types of flexible spending accounts (FSAs): the Medical Reimbursement Account and the Dependent Care Reimbursement account. You can only sign up for these accounts when you are a new employee or during Open Enrollment.  You have to re-enroll for the FSAs every year – your contributions do not automatically roll over.

If you enrolled as a:

  • New Hire – This benefit does not become effective until all new employee benefits take effect.
  • Current employee during Open Enrollment – This benefit becomes effective on January 1st of the following plan year.

How do I file a claim to be reimbursed through my FSA?

Complete the following form(s) and mail or fax to the address or fax number listed on the form.
Forms: Under FSA you will find links to: FSA Health Care Reimbursement, FSA Dependent Care Reimbursement, FSA Over-the-Counter Drug Reimbursement.

Aetna also provides the following convenient reimbursement options to Lee County employees: Streamline AutoDebit and FSA Direct Deposit.  You may enroll in these features online at any time by signing into Aetna Navigator and clicking on Requests & Changes at the top of the homepage.

Make sure your read the instructions carefully on each form and attach the appropriate documentation (receipts, Explanation of Benefits) so that your reimbursement request can be processed promptly.

Call 239-533-2245 and ask for Benefits to request additional forms.