COBRA – Title X of the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, as amended, provides temporary continuation of health care coverage after an insured is no longer covered by the Plan. Coverage must be elected within sixty (60) days of losing coverage through the Plan. The insured has an additional forty five (45) days to pay retroactively to the original date of loss of coverage for the COBRA coverage. For additional information see COBRA: Continuation of Coverage in the Summary Plan Description (SPD)
For more information go to COBRA FAQ’s.