Answers to TRS-Care Questions Coming Soon

Last week, the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) reported that the Board of Trustees of the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) approved several changes to the TRS-Care retiree health insurance program. You may read TRTA’s update about those changes by clicking here.

TRTA has received several questions from members regarding these changes. Please know that we are working closely with TRS to receive answers to your questions, and that we will update our members with this new information as soon as it becomes available.

Additionally, TRS is working hard to respond to all TRS-Care participants with details about their specific health care plan and how they will be impacted by the changes. In the meantime, this release from TRS may be helpful to our members, as well as the links provided below:

TRS-Care Standard Plan Premium Rates

TRS-Care Plan Design Summary

As we continue to work with TRS to answer your questions, please feel free to contact us with your concerns by sending an email to or calling the state office at 1.800.880.1650. TRTA will compile all questions and release an Inside Line update as soon as we have verified information.

TRTA Email Servers Undergoing Planned Maintenance

Emails sent to addresses will not be received this weekend (June 25-26). Our email will be back online by Monday, June 27. Thank you for your patience.

Thank You

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work to address your concerns, as well as for your membership to TRTA.

We will continue to follow the progress on TRS-Care, and provide you many more opportunities to get involved! If you are not yet a member, we need you to help us protect your retirement security. Please join TRTA today!

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