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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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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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2019 Regional Legislative Events

2019 Regional Legislative Events

TSEA February 4, 2019 Comments Off on 2019 Regional Legislative Events

Our regional legislative events have proven to be a successful way to have legislators meet face to face with our members. We will continue that tradition in 2019 with some changes. More of our

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Walmart signs multi-year agreement with CVS Caremark

Walmart signs multi-year agreement with CVS Caremark

TSEA January 18, 2019 Comments Off on Walmart signs multi-year agreement with CVS Caremark

Good news from Benefits Administration for state group insurance plan members who use Walmart for prescriptions; Walmart will remain in the CVS Caremark network. CVS Caremark has reached a new multi-year agreement with Walmart

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TSEA thanks University of Memphis President Rudd for efforts on pay

TSEA thanks University of Memphis President Rudd for efforts on pay

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on TSEA thanks University of Memphis President Rudd for efforts on pay

The Tennessee State Employees Association thanks University of Memphis President M. David Rudd for his commitment to exploring ways to improve the pay of his University’s lowest-paid staff, as indicated in a recent campus-wide

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TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on TSEA Lobby Day 2019

TSEA’s 2019 Lobby Day will be held on Tuesday, March 26 in Nashville. TSEA members will meet in the State House Chamber, Cordell Hull Building and other locations for Lobby Day. This is your chance

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Representative Assembly 2019 – Save The Date

Representative Assembly 2019 – Save The Date

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on Representative Assembly 2019 – Save The Date

Make plans now to attend TSEA’s 2019 Representative Assembly – June 6-8 at the MeadowView Marriott Conference & Convention Center, Kingsport TN. Registration materials will be sent to chapters in March.  Mark your calendar now!

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State Revenues for December 2018

State Revenues for December 2018

TSEA January 16, 2019 Comments Off on State Revenues for December 2018

The state has announced that revenues for December were $17.2 million higher than the $1.3 billion estimate for the month, but were 3.0% less than December 2017. Year-to-date revenues for five months were $154.2

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State revenues for November 2018

State revenues for November 2018

TSEA December 17, 2018 Comments Off on State revenues for November 2018

The state has announced overall November state revenues were $1.0 billion, which is 8.98 percent more than November 2017 and $45.9 million more than the budgeted estimate. The FY18 year-to-date revenues for three months

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Pay For Performance Rewards Announced

Pay For Performance Rewards Announced

TSEA December 13, 2018 Comments Off on Pay For Performance Rewards Announced

Yesterday, the state announced state employee Pay-for-Performance “rewards” for the 2017-2018 performance cycle. Employees with performance ratings of valued, advanced, or outstanding will receive a 3.5 percentage increase in their base salary. Additionally, state

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