2018 Empire Plan & HMO Premium Rates/Option Transfer Period.
The Empire Plan and HMO premium rates for 2018 have been finalized by the Department of Civil Service. Pursuant to the authority established in New York State Insurance Law §§4235 (j)(1), (2) and (3), Empire Plan premium rates are adjusted annually based on enrollee utilization and projected costs. These rates are not negotiated by PEF.
The 2018 Empire Plan and HMO Rates have been released. We have prepared the attached memo with rate charts for E-Board and Council Leaders and PEF Members. Please distribute this information. Click on these links to view: