For purposes of small group health insurance, a small employer is defined as a business that has 2 to 150 employees. Employees include business owners, partners in a partnership, and officers and directors of a corporation, as well as other hourly and salaried employees.
The following are the small employer eligibilty requirements for group health insurance in Texas:
► At least 2 full-time eligible employees must participate in a small group health insurance plan offered by
their employer in order for a small employer group to qualify for small group health insurance and
participation in a small employer health coalition.