What Is It?
The Option Transfer Period is the time1 when you may change the following for the next year:
This timeframe is announced by NYS Civil Service in the fall of each year.
How to Make a Change
During the Option Transfer period, you can make a change to your plan by submitting an online request through NYSHIP or submitting a new PS-404 form to the BSC.
This flyer is a companion document to the Health Insurance Choices for 2021 booklet. It explains your benefits as a NYSHIP enrollee in a negotiating unit that does not have an agreement/award with New York State as of the date this document was printed.
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