Benefits Contact Information

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Benefits Administration

800.253.9981 or 615.741.3590
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CT
Fax: 615.741.8196

If you are at a doctor's office or pharmacy and are declined services, call our service center, press option "5" for urgent and a representative will assist you.

If you have questions about member or dependent eligibility or enrollment in one of the state retiree insurance plans, or COBRA, please call our Service Center at  800-253-9981 or email us at We can help you over the phone or by email. If you need an in-person counseling meeting, please ask us to make an appointment for you. Appointments must be scheduled at least 48 hours in advance.


Health Insurance

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. CT



Health Savings Account & Flexible Spending Account

Optum Financial

Note: For transportation and parking FSA contact Benefits Administration.



CVS Caremark
877.522.TNRX (8679)


Behavioral Health/Emotional Wellbeing Solutions

855.HERE4TN (855.437.3486)


Wellness  Program

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. CT


Dental Insurance

Cigna Dental Health Maintenance Organization - Prepaid Provider

Delta Dental Dental Preferred Provider Organization
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT



Mon.-Sat., 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. CT, Sun. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. CT,


Life Insurance

Securian Financial (Minnesota Life)
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT

Unum (voluntary universal life and permaplan)
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. CT



Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. CT


The Tennessee Plan

Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CT
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Anti-Discrimination and Civil Rights Compliance

As required by law, a Summary of Benefits and Coverage is available which describes your 2024 health coverage options. The SBC may be found at ParTNersForHealth/summary-of-benefits-and-coverage no later than Sept. 1. The digital newsletter contains much of the same information. To get a SBC paper copy, free of charge, call 855.809.0071. Please include your name, complete mailing address and name of the SBCs you want: State and Higher Education Plan; Local Education Plan; or Local Government Plan.

The Plans are required by law to maintain the privacy of protected health information and to provide you with notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to PHI. Find Notice of Privacy Practice and other important Legal Notices including Prescription Drug Coverage and Medicare and more at

Find the Notice Regarding Wellness Program at under Wellness, or email to request a mailed copy of the Wellness Program Notice.

Benefits Administration does not support any practice that excludes participation in programs or denies the benefits of such programs on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability in its health programs and activities. If you have a complaint regarding discrimination, contact the Finance and Administration Civil Rights Coordinator at or 615.532.9617.

Have you been denied services or treated differently for the above stated reasons? Find the Department of Finance and Administration’s Nondiscrimination Policy and Complaint Procedures and Form under F&A Department Policies at (Policy 36); contact the F&A Civil Rights Coordinator; or mail a complaint to F&A Civil Rights Coordinator/Office of General Counsel, 20th Floor, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower, Nashville, TN 37243.

Need free language help? Have a disability and need free help or an auxiliary aid or service such as Braille or large print? If you speak a language other than English, help in your language is available for free. Contact the F&A Civil Rights Coordinator at 615.532.9617.

ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia

lingüística. Llame al 1.866.576.0029 (TTY: 1.800.848.0298).

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If you have questions about civil rights compliance or concerns, you may also contact:

  • U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – Region IV Office for Civil Rights, Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center, Suite 16T70, 61 Forsyth Street, SW, Atlanta, GA 30303-8909 or 1.800.368.1019 or TTY/TDD at 1.800.537.7697.
  • U.S. Office for Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20531.
  • Tennessee Human Rights Commission, 312 Rosa Parks Avenue, 23rd Floor, William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower, Nashville, TN 37243.