Flexible Spending Information
for Wex Health
(formerly Discovery Benefits)
Flexible Spending Contact Number
Flexible spending money is taken out before taxes
and is available in three different categories. Please consult
with Wex Health for the full list of eligible expenses.
Changes to Medical Expenses and Dependent Care can only
be made during Open Enrollment or a Qualifying Life Event.
Changes to Commuter Benefits can be made at any time.
This includes co-payments, deductibles, prescription
medications, medical equipment, some vision supplies, etc.
Insurance premiums are not eligible expenses.
This category covers expenses related to some
childcare, preschool, and adult day care facilities.
These include expenses for rail passes (Metra),
fair cards (CTA and Pace), carpooling, etc.
Tolls and gasoline are not eligible expenses.