Benefits Program Administrators / Vendors
Welcome Vendors! If you are interested in providing state employees, retirees, and their dependents competitive benefits at a reasonable cost, you have come to the right place.
Group Benefits Programs
The Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS) is the administrator for the Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP), which provides health & welfare benefits to its participants. GBP participants are employees of state agencies and certain higher education entities, their dependents and retirees. As of August 2015, there is over 518,480 participants in the GBP medical programs.
In accordance with Chapter 609.509 of Texas Government Code, the Board of Trustees (Board) is authorized to contract for the necessary goods and consolidated billing, accounting, and other services provided with a deferred compensation plan.