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The health plan options available to you are based on your parent's eligibility. It is important you know this information before proceeding further.
If you parent is eligible for NYSHIP benefits and is an employee of a Participating Employer (PE), refer to for Health Insurance Choices for Active Employees.
If your parent is eligible for NYSHIP benefits as a PE Retiree, refer to for Health Insurance Choices for Retirees.