Category: Benefits

April 2 is National Employee Benefits Day!

Employees’ benefits package is a valuable part of overall compensation. For the average state agency employee, the State of Texas benefits package makes up about 33% of the total compensation. This is an additional way to compensate employees for their work, help them maintain their and their families’ […]

Keep Dependents Covered

Dependent eligibility audit starts this month Have you added a dependent to your health coverage since April 2011? ERS has been working with Aon Hewitt to conduct another eligibility audit of dependents who our members have added to Texas Employees Group Benefits Program (GBP) health insurance coverage since […]

Walgreen’s Flu Shot

Walgreen’s Flu Shot Greetings!   Flu season is just around the corner!  Influenza (“flu”) is a contagious disease that spreads around the United States every winter, usually between October and May. Through collaboration with United Healthcare and Walgreens, we are now able to offer flu immunizations onsite at NO […]