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March 5, 2014

Updates to myETF Benefits

On the evening of March 5, 2014 the Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) will deploy the following updates to myETF Benefits:

Coverage Updates:

  • Under Add Coverage: For graduate assistants who have WRS employment, the system will now prevent employers from progressing and show the following error message, "Records show that this subscriber is currently enrolled in a WRS appointment. Section 40.22(4) of the Wisconsin Statutes prohibits any WRS employee from enrolling in graduate assistant health insurance coverage,” when attempting any of the below actions:
    • Adding coverage
    • Adding dependent
    • Removing dependent
    • Updating address
    • Changing health plans
  • Employers and ETF staff will now be able to add dependents to existing family contracts in myETF Benefits under WEA TRUST PPP NW.

  • Employers are now able to edit all current information on the Add Coverage screen in myMembers Requests.

If you have any further questions, please contact the Employer Communications Center toll free at 1-877-533-5020, locally at 608-266-3285 or by email at

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