After saving your sick leave credits, you can re-enroll in the Group Health Insurance Program during one of the following times:

  • The annual open enrollment period, or
  • Within 30 days of losing coverage, once you  lose coverage of a comparable health insurance plan

During Open Enrollment

To re-enroll during open enrollment, you must submit the following to ETF:

You can choose the first of any month in the following year for your health insurance coverage to start.

After Losing Comparable Coverage

You must re-enroll within 30 days of when your comparable coverage ends. This must be an involuntary loss of employer health insurance (see the Sick Leave Re-Enrollment Application (ET-4317) for more information). To re-enroll, you must submit the following to ETF: