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Summer Enrollment 2019

July 3, 2019

Summer Enrollment is underway, and ERS is currently accepting benefits changes for state agency and institution employees in phases 1 and 2.

Contact Delta Dental with questions about your Plan Year 2020 dental benefits

July 3, 2019

If you have questions about the change to Delta Dental or your dental benefits that begin on September 1, 2019, Delta Dental is ready to help.

State of Texas Dental Discount Plan ending

July 3, 2019

Effective September 1, 2019, the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP) will no longer offer the State of Texas Dental Discount Plan.SM

Are both you and your spouse state agency or higher-education institution employees?

July 3, 2019

If you and your spouse both work for a state agency or higher-education institution,  Summer Enrollment is a great time think about how to maximize the benefits you can get.

Texa$aver participants to pay lower fees

July 3, 2019

It now costs you less—almost 40% less—to save for your future.

Know your health care options when you’re away from home

July 3, 2019

Nobody plans to get sick or injured while on vacation, but it happens. Planning for a safe trip means knowing the health care options you have when you’re away from home.

Board of Trustees election–Stay tuned for results

July 3, 2019

Members and retirees have voted. On July 11, ERS will certify and announce the election results.

It’s fair time!

July 3, 2019

The Summer Enrollment events have become a tradition. At a recent fair at the Texas Department of Insurance, some of ERS’ plan administrators explained what they like about these events.

You might want to stand up for this: understanding the “sitting disease”

July 3, 2019

The good news:  we have jobs. The bad news: most of us do our work sitting on our rumps.  What’s the problem? All that sitting around is bad for our health.

Tips for a safe summer from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

July 3, 2019

Summers are filled with plenty of outdoor activities and fun in the sun.  There are tips you can follow to stay safe and health during the summer months.
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