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Reminder: Annual Enrollment Period Ends November 1, 2014 at 11:59 PM CT

Reminder: Annual Enrollment Period Ends November 1, 2014 at 11:59 PM CT

admyn October 31, 2014 0

The annual enrollment period for 2015 benefits ends on Saturday, November 1 at 11:59 p.m. CT. ** The following information was sent to state employees on Wednesday, October 29. Please share with employees who

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#VoteTSEA

#VoteTSEA

admyn October 28, 2014 0

Next Tuesday, November 4, is election day in Tennessee. Get out and vote for candidates who will support state employees, #VoteTSEA! To see a list of all of our TSEA-TEAM endorsed candidates, follow this

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Former TSEA President Tom Spillman Passes Away

Former TSEA President Tom Spillman Passes Away

admyn October 27, 2014 0

It is with great sadness that we announce Tom Spillman, former TSEA President, passed away over the weekend in Nashville. Tom Spillman was the sixth President of the Tennessee State Employees Association, serving from

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Disciplinary Appeals: Can you handle it on your own?

Disciplinary Appeals: Can you handle it on your own?

admyn September 24, 2014 0

Abraham Lincoln gets the credit for the old chestnut, “he who represents himself has a fool for a client.” Famously ascribed to him over 150 years ago, the maxim was as true then as

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Chronic understaffing of state services having serious consequences

Chronic understaffing of state services having serious consequences

admyn September 4, 2014 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 2014 Contact: Chris Dauphin Phone: (615) 585-8490, 800-251-8732 chris.dauphin@tseaonline.org Chronic understaffing of state services having serious consequences NASHVILLE – WSMV during their Wednesday evening broadcast aired surveillance video from

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TSEA at 40: In the Beginning

TSEA at 40: In the Beginning

admyn September 4, 2014 0

“I cannot remember all the other details of that first [TSEA] meeting. But I do know it lit a fire in my soul and the souls of many others in that room.” -Former TSEA

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Passing of former TSEA President Bob Henry

Passing of former TSEA President Bob Henry

admyn August 29, 2014 0

TSEA is saddened to announce former TSEA President and longtime member Bob Henry passed away this morning at his home in Bolivar after a lengthy illness. Bob worked for the Department of Mental Health

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Congratulations Tennessee, we’re # 1!

Congratulations Tennessee, we’re # 1!

admyn August 27, 2014 0

Last week, WJHL in Johnson City broke the news that Lt.Governor Ron Ramsey’s chief of staff is the highest paid state employee  at his particular position in the entire country! TSEA congratulates Lance Frizzell for

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UPDATED: Onsite Health Diagnostics Security Incident Letter

UPDATED: Onsite Health Diagnostics Security Incident Letter

admyn August 13, 2014 0

You have probably recently received a letter from Onsite Health Diagnostics regarding a security incident that may have compromised some health plan members’ personal information. TSEA received the following update from Benefits Administration regarding the matter:

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You’re not alone – Op-ed

You’re not alone – Op-ed

admyn August 13, 2014 0

An Op-ed by E. Douglas Varney, Commissioner Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Through the untimely death of entertainer Robin Williams, a bright light is shining once again on the often-avoided

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