NYS (NYSHIP) Family Health Insurance: Reminder to UUP Membership

IMPORTANT REMINDER: If you are enrolled in a family health insurance plan with NYS (NYSHIP), either in The Empire Plan or in an HMO, you should have recently received information from the NYS Employee Benefits Division (EBD) of the Department of Civil Service regarding the “Dependent Eligibility Verification Audit” (DEVA). The purpose of this is to ensure that only eligible dependents are enrolled in employees’ family health insurance coverage. You are REQUIRED to respond to the notice NO LATER THAN AUGUST 19, 2016. If you do not respond or you do so after the deadline, COVERAGE FOR YOUR AFFECTED DEPENDENTS MAY BE CANCELLED RETROACTIVE TO JANUARY 01, 2016.

If you have any questions, contact Gail Feuer, Benefits Administrator at gail.feuer@oneonta.edu or at 607-436-2509.