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The Empire Plan is a unique health insurance plan designed especially for public employees in New York State. Empire Plan benefits include inpatient and outpatient hospital coverage, medical/surgical coverage, Centers of Excellence for transplants, infertility and cancer, home care services, equipment and supplies, mental health and substance abuse coverage and prescription drug coverage.

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Date: October 4, 2017
Subject: 2017 NYSHIP Webinar Sessions for Participating Agencies
To: Participating Agency Health Benefits Administrators
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: September 27, 2017
Subject: September 2017 Empire Plan Reports
To: Health Benefits Administrators of Participating Employers and Participating Agencies with the Empire Plan or Excelsior Plan
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: September 21, 2017
Subject: 2017 Required Information Notices
To: All Health Benefits Administrators
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: August 23, 2017
Subject: Empire Plan Quarterly Experience Report
To: Participating Agency Chief Executive Officers and Health Benefit Administrators
From: David J. Boland, Director of the Employee Benefits Division
Date: July 19, 2017
Subject: 2017 Empire Plan Participating Provider Directory (PPD) Postcards and Directories
To: All Health Benefits Administrators (HBAs)
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: June 7, 2017
Subject: Empire Plan Quarterly Experience Report
To: Participating Agency Chief Executive Officers and Health Benefit Administrators
From: David J. Boland, Director of the Employee Benefits Division
Date: June 7, 2017
Subject: 2017 Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC)
To: Participating Agency Health Benefits Administrators
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: May 31, 2017
Subject: Revised Empire Plan Certificate for Participating Agencies
To: Health Benefits Administrators of Participating Agencies with The Empire Plan
From: Employee Benefits Division
Date: March 17, 2017
Subject: Empire Plan Quarterly Experience Report
To: Participating Agency Chief Executive Officers and Health Benefit Administrators
From: David J. Boland, Director of the Employee Benefits Division
Date: March 6, 2017
Subject: Redesigned Domestic Partner Application
To: Health Benefits Administrators of New York State Agencies
From: Employee Benefits Division
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