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Medicaid or Medicare Eligibility

A change in eligibility for Medicaid, Medicare, or other federal/state agency benefits will allow you to make changes to your benefit plans outside of Open Enrollment. You must make a change within 60 days of becoming eligible for Medicaid and within 30 days of becoming eligible for Medicare. The eligibility change can be experienced by one of the following:

To make changes to any of the plans listed immediately below, you will need to one request a Life Events change through the Employee Center and two complete online enrollment of your changes once your request is approved by HR. You must make the change within 30 days.

Dental plan

Medical plan

Tax Saver Benefit

Health Care:

  • Add, increase or decrease coverage.

(Consistency rule is satisfied if change corresponds with a Life Event Change that affects either eligibility for coverage under Plan or eligibility of expenses under applicable IRS regulations.)