State employees, pensioners, and employees of participating groups may cover their dependent children to age 26 in their State health care plan, dental plan and/or vision plan with no restriction on marital, employment, student, resident or tax status. Pursuant to the Group Health Insurance Program Eligibility and Enrollment Rules, an employee or pensioner's children are defined as sons, daughters, stepchildren and adopted children.

In accordance with the Group Health Insurance Program Eligibility and Enrollment Rules, Dependent Coordination of Benefits forms must be completed for each enrolled dependent regardless of age, upon:

  • Enrollment in other health coverage,
  • Any time other health coverage changes, or
  • Upon request by the Statewide Benefits Office, Highmark Delaware or Aetna.

Forms and Documentation