Eligibility

Who is eligible for GBP insurance benefits?

Choosing benefits for Active Employees

As a State of Texas employee, you earn valuable benefits.

ERS’ health plans can help you and your family live a more healthy and financially secure life.

Link to Active Employees' Retirement Contributions and Planning page

Retirement Contributions
and Planning

You and the state invest throughout your career for a stable lifetime benefit when you retire.

Link to Active Employees' Optional Add-on Benefits page

Optional Add-on Benefits

Optional benefits provide additional security and savings.

Life Changes

You can change many of your benefits as your life changes. Learn more about updating your coverage options after marriage, a new child and other life events.

Rates and Forms

  • Looking to start a healthy habit this year? Get your #fitspo from the staff of TDCJ to improve health, lose weight and lower stress.

  • Starting the New Year off right means not fighting a case of the flu. Seasonal flu activity is elevated across the country, but it’s not too late to get vaccinated. Here’s how.

  • On Jan. 1, medical and prescription drug deductibles in the HealthSelectSM plans restarted. Learn more about HealthSelect deductibles.

  • Ever wonder what you can do to get more value from your medical plan? Following this six-step checklist is a great way to make the most of the tools and resources available to you and get the most value from your plan.

  • January is the perfect time to set goals for the year. Read about some ways you can set a goal that pushes you to keep your health and wellness resolutions and rewards you for your hard work.