Benefits - Qualifying Life Event (QLE)What is a Qualifying Life Event/QLE?Qualifying life events are major events in a person's life that qualify them to make changes to their health care coverage outside the annual open enrollment period. The most common QLEs for changing enrollment type or plan are:
- adding a newborn
- losing health insurance coverage on another plan
- changing employment status
A full list of QLEs for the Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS) is here.
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