Option Transfer Period
The annual Option Transfer Period will be December 2 – December 31, 2019. Watch your mail for the Rates & Deadlines for 2020 flyer, which provides the premium rates, the deadline for option changes and other important dates, such as payroll deduction dates. Empire BCBS HMO enrollees should refer to the letter they received from the NYS Department of Civil Service.
All 2020 Option Transfer publications, including the rate flyers and Health Insurance Choices for 2020, are now posted on NYSHIP Online at www.cs.ny.gov/employee-benefits. Select Health Benefits & Option Transfer, then choose Rates and Health Plan Choices.