The Texas Association of Counties Health & Employee Benefits Pool (TAC HEBP) is one of the oldest, largest and most successful public-sector benefit pools in the nation. The program enables counties and county-related entities to combine, or pool, their purchasing power, increasing contract control and decreasing costs.
The federal government has extended the COVID-19 public health emergency. TAC HEBP members, there will continue to be no member cost-sharing (copays, deductible or coinsurance) required for COVID-19 testing and testing-related services for as long as the Public Health Emergency Declaration is in effect.
For more than 35 years, TAC has furnished high-quality benefits to Pool member employees, retirees, officials and their dependents.
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TAC Healthy County will no longer offer a Weight Watchers subsidy, effective Jan. 31, 2023. Members will be able to take advantage of the discounted rate of $12.72 through Jan. 31 before the new monthly rate changes to $22.95 in February. All members who are currently enrolled will also receive notification directly from WW.
The first contest of 2023, Heart to Heart, started Jan. 9 and runs through Feb. 19. Participants can earn $15 in Boomin' Bucks by logging 30 days of 6,000 steps or 30 minutes of activity.
Stay healthy this winter with resources from Livongo on annual medical screenings, drawing on personal strengths, and nonalcoholic swaps for going "dry."
Omada provides everything you need to experience better health, both physically and mentally. Get one-on-one support from a dedicated health coach, personalized guidance and mindfulness techniques to calm your mind.
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As a member-driven organization, county leaders drive policy development, negotiations with providers and other program enhancements.
There's no need to worry if your county’s benefits comply with health care laws. All TAC HEBP health coverage plans meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.
The Pool provides a variety of options for health care coverage to fit county needs and budgets. The Pool also offers dental coverage, and supplemental accident and life insurance options.
County-owned and county-managed, we understand the unique needs and challenges of county government and tailor our approach and services to them.
TAC HEBP offers a number of programs and services to members at no additional fee to increase the quality of health care, help members live healthier lifestyles and help control costs.
Volume purchasing gives us the ability to stabilize rates from year to year and pass the savings along to you.
The TAC HEBP Interlocal Agreement eliminates the hassles of the annual health care proposal process, and user-friendly and secure online administration makes employee eligibility determinations and billing easy.
With a retention rate of more than 99 percent since 1992, the choice for counties is clear. When they join the Pool, they stay. Over 200 counties and related districts are members of the Pool.
TAC HEBP offers a private exchange renewal option that gives counties and districts more flexibility and choice in the benefits they provide employees.
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Hundreds of lives have been positively transformed through the Healthy County Wellness Program.
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