Colleague Appreciation Award to be Paid Nov. 19

As announced in October, Mercy Health and St. Joe’s colleagues will receive a $600 appreciation award in recognition of your extraordinary service to our communities.

  • The award will be paid on Thursday, Nov. 19 via the method you receive your regular paycheck.
  • It is subject to tax and other applicable withholdings.
    • 22-percent federal tax will be withheld. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has rules about what tax rate applies to certain types of payments processed through payroll. This type of one-time award is subject to a standard 22-percent federal tax withholding at the time of payment.
    • Retirement savings plan contributions will not be withheld from the award.
  • Please see the questions and answers file, which has new information: Read the updated Q&A

You and your talent, hard work and commitment to our Mission are appreciated.