Category Archives: TRS-Care

16 Jun
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Health Care Crisis Results in TRS-Care Benefit Reductions; New Medicare Advantage Provider Approved

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) Board of Trustees adopted numerous plan design changes to the TRS-Care program. These changes include: increased deductibles. increased out-of-pocket maximum costs. new convenience fees for local pharmacy prescription drug fills. new rules on ...

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13 May
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TRS Board of Trustees Meets, Pressure on TRS-Care Fund Escalates

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) Board of Trustees met today, May 13, in Austin to discuss various topics, including potential premium and plan design alternatives for TRS-Care. The retiree health benefits program includes the three standard plans (Tiers ...

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12 May
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House Speaker Straus Emphasizes Importance of Retiree Health Care for State Budget

Earlier this week, Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus released a letter to the members of the House Appropriations Committee regarding his concerns for the state budget and the many factors that must be considered during the 85th Legislative ...

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