To provide communications, programs, services and activities of interest to TI retirees and former TIers around the world.

TI Retiree Health Resources

Useful Info for Health Resources

Medicare  @ 800-633-4227

Hospice Care Coverage - Medicare.gov

MyMedicare.gov  (requires an account registration)

The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

 

TI Retirees

TI Health Benefits:

Medicare-eligible age 65 or older – Via Benefits  @ 1-844-638-4642

Through Via Benefits, TI  provides access to individual  medical and prescription drug plans that supplement Medicare coverage, as well as dental  and  vision  plans. Via Benefits advisors are available Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm,  Central Time. 

Medicare.gov has recently announced that Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers a test to see if you have coronavirus (officially called 2019-novel coronavirus or COVID-19).  This test is covered when your doctor or other health care provider orders it if you got the test on or after February 4, 2020.

Under age 65 – TI Benefits Center @ 1-888-660-1411, option 1

Representatives are available Monday through Friday, 7:30 am to 7:30 pm Central Time, except for most New York Stock Exchange holidays. The TI Benefits Center is operated by Fidelity.

2021 TI Retiree Health Benefits Summary Plan Description

2020 (June UPDATE) TI Retiree Health Benefits Summary Plan Description

Blue Cross Blue Shield @ 866-866-2300

Delta Dental (Starts 01/01/2020)  @ 888-660-1411

CVS Caremark  @ 800-557-5749

Tobacco Cessation

Flu Shots:

Flu shots will not be available at the annual TI Retiree Luncheons any longer due to the refrigeration requirement for the FLUAD vaccine (for people aged 65 years and older).

Safety Glasses:

Dallas

Focus on Eyes
343 Dalrich Village
Richardson TX 75080
972-644-2020
Contact: Dawn
Eye exam appointments may also be scheduled at this location.  The doctor’s office does accept VSP insurance for eye exams and other services or products that are not related to issuing TI Safety Glasses.
Mon – Thurs  8:00 am to 6:00 pm
Closed Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Houston

New Vision
3368 Highway 6, Ste. A
Sugerland, TX  77478
281-240-5367
Mon – Fri  10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Sunday

Sherman

Eyemart Express
4182 Town Center Street
Sherman TX 75092
903-892-2621
Mon – Fri 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Sat      9:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Raytheon Retirees

Raytheon Benefits Center  @ 800-358-1231  or TDD (Telecommunication Device for the Deaf) @ 1-800-562-2307  (TI-Raytheon  Systems retirees  should  have  Social  Security  and  personal  identification  numbers available  when  calling. Check  with  the  Raytheon  Benefits  Center  for  latest  benefit  contact information.)

UMR @ 877-559-4244