Summer Enrollment 2017

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Summer Enrollment 2017
Blue Cross Blue Shield Banner

It’s Still HealthSelect, but Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) will be the new Plan Administrator

If you are enrolled in HealthSelect of Texas or Consumer Directed HealthSelect, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) will replace UnitedHealthcare as your health plan administrator of September 1, 2017. If you are enrolled in an HMO this change will not affect you.

Through August 31, 2017, you should continue to use your UnitedHealthcare ID card and call the current UnitedHealthcare Customer Service line at (866) 336-9371 for information about your current coverage or individual claims information.

BCBSTX will not have access to claims information until September 1, 2017.

BCBSTX will send letters and make telephone calls to participants who may be affected by certain changes. For example, if your primary care physician (PCP) or specialist may no longer be in the HealthSelect network, you will be notified. You may also receive a follow-up phone call from a BCBSTX representative if you are currently enrolled in a UnitedHealthcare disease management program. Be sure to answer or return phone calls if a BCBSTX representative calls you.


For answers to your Questions about the Healthselect Transition, please Click Here


Summer Enrollment 2017

June 26, 2017 – July 28, 2017

Summer enrollment is the once-a-year opportunity for employees to make changes to insurance benefits and/or TexFlex spending accounts without a qualifying life event (QLE). Changes made during Summer Enrollment, June 26th through July 28th, will be effective September 1, 2017.

Employees will have two (2) opportunities to make Summer Enrollment insurance changes:

  • ERS has designated July 9th through July 22nd for TSU employees to make insurance changes via you ERS On-Line (https://benweb.ers.state.tx.us/psp/bprd/) account; or
  • From June 26th through July 28th, TSU employees may complete a Summer Enrollment form by visiting Human Resources, located in Hannah Hall Building, Room 126.

Click here to Email a Benefits Representative

Click here to view 2018 Benefits plan rates


TO MAKE CHANGES DURING OPEN ENROLLMENT

  • Call ERS at 877-275-4377 or log in to your online account at ERS: www.ers.state.tx.us
  • Or visit the Human Resources Office to complete an Annual Enrollment Change Form

Notify the Human Resources Department of Your Benefits Changes : Hawkins_sy@tsu.edu.

If you do not wish to make any changes, NO action is required on your part