The New York State Department of Civil Service announced that the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP) 2023 Annual Option Transfer, Opt-Out and Pre-Tax Contribution Program (PTCP) Election Period will run from December 1, 2022 through December 30, 2022.
Visit the Option Transfer section on the BSC website to learn how to:
- Transfer your health insurance between NYSHIP plans,
- Elect to receive a financial incentive when you opt out of NYSHIP coverage because you have other, qualifying coverage, and
- Enroll or stop participating in the PTCP to pay for your health insurance premiums with pre-tax dollars.
You can also find information about the costs of various NYSHIP plans on our website.
Employees of agencies that are BSC Benefits customers who wish to request a change during the annual Option Transfer Period should submit a completed Health Insurance Transaction Form (PS-404) form by December 30, 2022 to the BSC through one of the following:
Business Services Center – Human Resources
W. Averell Harriman State Office Campus
1220 Washington Avenue
Building 5, Floor 4
Albany, NY 12226-1900
For questions regarding this communication, please email [email protected] or call 518-457-4272