Know your options – and the costs – for urgent and emergency care
Participants enrolled in HealthSelectSM of Texas or Consumer
Directed HealthSelectSM will have separate ID cards for medical and
prescription drug coverage when Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX)
becomes the third-party administrator (TPA) of the HealthSelect medical plans
on September 1, 2017.
With another successful Summer Enrollment behind us, we want to thank you for helping employees make important benefits changes.
ERS needs certain information to correctly process insurance enrollments for retirees from Teacher Retirement System (TRS) or Optional Retirement Program (ORP.)
On July 7, 2017, the LifePath® Portfolio Index Funds F replaced the Wells Fargo Dow Jones Target Date Funds.
The September 1, 2017, daily file will be ready September 5 by 7 a.m. on the SFTP site, https://ftpsrvr.ers.state.tx.us
Employees Retirement System (ERS) is preparing to launch its redesigned website and new domain name in late August 2017.
IMPORTANT: Beginning September 1,
2017, HealthSelect Prescription Drug
Program administered by OptumRx will have a new phone number
Later this month, separate ID cards for medical and prescription drug coverage will be mailed to every covered member, and their covered dependents, enrolled in HealthSelectSM of Texas and Consumer Directed HealthSelectSM
200 East 18th Street Austin, TX 78701 ( map)
Toll Free (877) 275-4377
Relay Texas, TTY 7-1-1 or (800) 735-2989