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State Health Benefits Program

Active Group Eligibility: Eligibility for Active Group coverage is determined by the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP). All applications to enroll, change coverage, terminate, etc. must go through your employer. Full-time Employees State Employees — To be eligible, you must be…

The SHBP offers a $1,000 Incentive Program for employees who enroll in the Horizon OMNIA Tiered-Network plan

State Employees: The SHBP offers a $1,000 Incentive Program for employees who enroll in the Horizon OMNIA Tiered-Network plan and remain enrolled for one year – from January 1, 2021, through December 31, 2021.  Tiered-Network Incentive Program For Plan Year…

60-day Waiting Period waived for enrollment in the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP)

On August 3, 2020, Governor Murphy issued Executive Order No. 172  which waives the 60-day waiting period for enrollment in the State Health Benefits Program (SHBP) for newly hired employees and members returning from retirement, layoff, etc. For the duration of…

CWA STATEMENT ON RATIFYING EXECUTIVE BRANCH CONTRACT WITH STATE OF NEW JERSEY

(Trenton, NJ) – The Communications Workers of America, AFL-CIO has ratified its Executive Branch contract with the State of New Jersey. The Tentative Agreement was completed on March 4, 2019, and Union members completed ratification of the Contract on March 20,…