Department News
Aug 21, 2019 12:00am

State Health Insurance Premiums to Increase; First Increase in Three Years

The Group Insurance Board today approved an overall 4% health insurance premium increase and 2020 plan changes for the State of Wisconsin Group Health Insurance Program. The rate increases are less than national projections, according to Segal Consulting, the Board’s consulting actuary.

Employer News
Aug 19, 2019 12:00am

Sick Leave Credit Conversion Program Webinar Series

ETF has published the Sick Leave Credit Conversion Program webinar series, a resource for employers administering this program. The four available recorded webinars are available for viewing anytime and include four modules.

Employer News
Aug 8, 2019 12:00am

It’s Your Choice 2020 Preview Information

This employer news items provides information on 2020 insurance rates, as well as updates for the 2020 plan year. The It’s Your Choice 2020 open enrollment period is September 30 - October 25, 2019.

Employer News
Aug 7, 2019 12:00am

New USERRA Checklist Available

There is a new USERRA Checklist (ET-2573) to help employers report USERRA to ETF for current and/or previous years.

Employer News
Aug 7, 2019 12:00am

Updated Rehired Annuitant Form Available

The Rehired Annuitant (ET-2319) form has a new look! The revised form must be used; please discard any old printed copies you may have.

It's Your Choice: Health and Wellness News
Jul 29, 2019 12:00am
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Travel Assistance, Your Other Retirement Plan and Well Wisconsin

Learn about travel assistance benefits available through Securian, watch a video on how an HSA is another way to save for your retirement and remember to sign up for an onsite health screening to complete one of the three activities needed for the Well Wisconsin $150 incentive.

Employer News
Jul 23, 2019 12:00am

Recorded Webinars Help Navigate Redesigned Website

To assist employers with navigating the newly redesigned website, ETF has published new webinars focusing on the WRS and insurance benefit programs. These webinars provide employers with tips, demonstrations and resources to efficiently navigate both the WRS and insurance employer sections of the site.