PS&T employees who want to change their health plan option for 2018 must complete and submit a Health Insurance Transaction Form (PS-404) by December 15, 2017. For Option Transfer information or to download the PS-404 form, go to NYSHIP Online at www.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits. No action is required if you wish to keep your current health plan option and still qualify for that plan.
Each year, PS&T employees who are eligible to enroll in the Opt-out Program for 2018 must complete and submit a Health Insurance Transaction Form (PS-404) and an Opt-out Attestation Form (PS-409) by December 15,2017. If you currently participate in the Opt-out Program, then you must re-enroll for 2018. For Opt-out Program information or to download the PS-404 and PS-409 forms, go to NYSHIP Online atwww.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits.
The Open Enrollment period for the Young Adult Option (YAO) is December 15, 2017. The YAO provides coverage to children of NYSHIP enrollees, up to age 30. For YAO information, go to NYSHIP Online at https://www.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits/young-adult-option/.