When a dependent who is enrolled under your health plan no longer meets the Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) eligibility criteria, you must remove her/him from your PEBB insurance plans no later than 60 days after your dependent becomes ineligible for coverage. Events that cause ineligibility include divorce, annulment, or domestic partnership dissolution. Also, when a dependent child reaches age 26 or a dependent dies, loss of eligibility occurs.
Failure to notify UW Benefits within 60 days after your dependent loses her/his eligibility, may result in the following consequences to you:
Disclaimer: The Qualifying Life Event(s) shown above highlights benefit options arising from a change in family status. It does not substitute for official plan documents. If there is a conflict between the information on this site and an official plan document, the official plan document will govern. Plan availability and eligibility may change depending on your employment status and/or actions of the Washington State Health Care Authority.