For Active Employees

  Health Insurance & Uniform Dental Supplemental Benefits*
Enrollment opportunity? No No
Change coverage from single (individual) to family? No Yes
Change coverage from family to single (individual)? Yes Yes
Change Health Plan? No n/a
Drop a dependent and keep family coverage? No No
Cancel coverage? Yes Yes
Deadline to submit application  Coverage automatically continues unless premium payment is not made (coverage lapses) or an application is filed. Coverage automatically continues unless premium payment is not made (coverage lapses) or an application is filed.
Effective Date A change in coverage becomes effective on the first of the month following the  receipt of application. Coverage ends the month for which premiums have not been paid. A change in coverage becomes effective on the first of the month following the  receipt of application. Coverage ends the month for which premiums have not been paid.

*See your benefits/payroll office for restrictions on re-enrollment and lapse in coverage.

You may not be eligible for all benefits discussed on this page. Speak with your employer to see what benefits are available to you. 

Was this page helpful?