During Summer Enrollment, before you enter a Family Status Change,
Post-Hire Change or another Plan Year Action, check to see whether your
employee has made Summer Enrollment changes to take effect September 1.
HealthSelect premiums for Plan Year 2018 reduced
Each year, ERS mails a Summer Enrollment packet to participants eligible for the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP).
In late August 2017, the ERS website address will change to www.ers.texas.gov (from www.ers.state.tx.us).
Encourage your employees to watch the Forum recording online. Employees can vote from March 10 to April 14 in the Board of Trustees election.
Texas Income Protection PlanSM (TIPP) is a short-term and long-term disability coverage program that pays part of participants’ income if they become disabled or sick and cannot work.
Current and retired Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) personnel can sign up to receive information about events and exhibits at the Texas Department of Public Safety Historical Museum & Research Center.
The Texas Investor Guide updated this year could help your employees with the personal savings “leg” of the retirement income stool.
A candidate forum for the Board of Trustees election will be held in the ERS Building on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at 11:30 a.m. This forum gives voters a chance to ask candidates questions.
The Board of Trustees oversees the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP) and other benefits for state employees and retirees. Ensuring that state employee benefits are competitive and reasonably priced is a Board priority.