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What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

TSEA March 5, 2019 Comments Off on What Gov. Lee’s Proposed Budget Means for State Employees

Gov. Lee’s State of the State address and proposed budgetLast night Gov Bill Lee gave his first state of the state address outlining the priorities of his proposed state budget. Here are a few

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DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

TSEA March 5, 2019 Comments Off on DCS Caseloads Bill passes House Children and Families Subcommittee

The House Children & Families Subcommittee today (3-5-19) unanimously passed an amended version of HB0921, the DCS Caseloads bill, on to the House Judiciary Committee. This is the first step in the process, with

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

TSEA March 1, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 3-1-19

Governor Bill Lee will present his State of the State speech Monday March 4, 2019 at 6 p.m. Central.  We expect Governor Lee to announce a couple of initiatives that will affect state employees

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State Revenues for January 2019

State Revenues for January 2019

TSEA February 26, 2019 Comments Off on State Revenues for January 2019

The state has announced revenues for January totaled $1.4 billion, which is $28.8 million more than budgeted and 2.81 percent greater than revenues received in January 2018. Year-to-date revenues for six months were $182.9

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

TSEA February 22, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-22-19

TSEA this week met with the new commissioner of DOHR Juan Williams and his staff. We had a good discussion about the longevity and burden of proof bills which are a part of our

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

TSEA February 15, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-15-19

TSEA representatives met with key House and Senate Chairmen and sponsors of our bills to begin moving our Legislative Agenda through the committee process. Below is a list of bill numbers and sponsors in

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Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

TSEA February 11, 2019 Comments Off on Legislative Update – Week Ending 2-8-19

TSEA representatives at the State Capitol before this week’s bill filing deadline successfully secured legislative sponsors for all our proposed bills.  Below is a list of bill numbers and sponsors in both the House

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ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on ParTNers for Health Introduces New 2019 Wellness Program

ParTNers for Health has partnered with Active- Health Management, the state’s new wellness vendor, to help members achieve their health goals. And now there are new cash incentives available for all active state and

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EAP and Behavioral Health Eligibility

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on EAP and Behavioral Health Eligibility

EAP services are offered at no cost to those individuals eligible to participate. Receive five EAP visits, per situation, per year at no cost to you. State and Higher Education: EAP services are available

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An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

TSEA February 5, 2019 Comments Off on An important message for members enrolled in Cigna Health Insurance

In September of last year, Benefits Administration was informed that Cigna and Tenet Healthcare were terminating their relationship for 2019. This has changed and the organizations have reached an agreement. This means Tenet will

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