Loss of a Loved One

Losing a loved one can be overwhelming. Here’s a checklist of the benefit changes you might want to consider and some other resources to help you through the process.

Benefit Changes

  • Add, remove or enroll yourself and eligible dependents in benefits
  • Update your beneficiary information

If you are the spouse or family member of a VMware employee who has recently passed away, please contact HR Source.

Updating Personal Information  

  • To update your preferred name, emergency contact and/or home address, log into Workday [VMware network access required]. For more information and detailed instructions, please visit the Workday page [VMware network access required] on VMware Source.
  • If you need to update your marital status and/or your legal name, you will need to contact HR Source [VMware network access required].

Time Away 

Planning time away from work to grieve after the loss of a loved one is an important consideration. There are leave options available to you. Be sure to review the eligibility requirements: 

Other Resources

OPTUM is available at no charge to you and helps you be at your best, physically and emotionally. The EAP confidentially provides you and your family members, with objective, third-party support and advice for navigating life’s challenges.

Contact Us

HR Source
ASK HR [VMware network access required]
Internal Phone: ext. 29200