Report Tobacco Fraud

Do you know of a participant in a Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP) health plan who uses tobacco and has not certified with ERS as a tobacco user? If you have witnessed someone with health insurance through the GBP, including a dependent, using a tobacco product five or more times within the past three consecutive months, please report this information to ERS using the form below.

  • You are encouraged to report in good faith any suspected fraud, waste, or abuse in connection with programs administered by ERS.
  • Please provide as much detail as possible - we will investigate all reports.
  • All information provided to ERS regarding alleged failure to certify tobacco use must be truthful and made in good faith.

Note: Do not use this form to notify ERS of updates to your specific account information. For account inquiries, use our customer support form.

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