It's Your Choice: Health and Wellness News
Oct 19, 2020 12:00am

Last Call for 2021 Open Enrollment

This week is the last week to enroll in new program options for 2021. Make sure to review all important benefit changes and select a new plan option, if needed, by this Friday, October 23.

Department News
Sep 30, 2020 8:30am

ETF Publishes 2019 WRS Financial Report

The Department of Employee Trust Funds published a Wisconsin Retirement System Financial Report as of and for the year ending December 31, 2019. This report provides information about the WRS, including the related financial statements and an unmodified, or “clean”, audit opinion.

Department News
Sep 11, 2020 10:00am

ETF Secretary Conlin to Step Down

ETF Secretary Bob Conlin has notified the ETF Board that he will be stepping down from his post in March of 2021. The ETF Board will discuss a strategy for finding Conlin’s replacement at its meeting on September 17.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

Living Our Values – A Message from ETF

ETF's mission is to deliver quality benefits and services to WRS members and their families while protecting the integrity of the Public Employee Trust Fund. We value the diversity of those we serve, and we believe our greatest asset is our workforce. Learn more about who we are and what we do.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

SWIB Podcast Features Timely, Important Information

SWIB is excited to announce an all new podcast series, The SWIB Podcast, where WRS members can turn to for timely information about the investments that help fund the state’s pension system. Podcasts feature discussions with SWIB staff regarding the global market environment and SWIB’s investment strategies that keep the WRS positioned for long-term success.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

Know Your Benefits: Can I get an In-Person Retirement Appointment?

ETF has canceled all in-person appointments and benefits presentations through the end of this year, due the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, ETF staff are not traveling to on-site health benefits fairs. Here’s how you can talk with a benefits specialist to get the help you need, including scheduling a retirement appointment.

WRS News Online for Employees
Sep 8, 2020 11:30am Sept 2020 Edition

Pharmacy Update: Allow 10 Days for Delivery of Mail Order Medications

Group health insurance program members who utilize Serve You Rx should allow for these time frames: up to ten days for refillable prescriptions and up to two weeks for new prescriptions. Specialty medications are delivered next day. Learn how utilizing mail order for prescriptions can save time and money.