Can I Stay On My Ex-Spouse’s Insurance With COBRA?
If my wife and I are getting a divorce, am I eligible to continue on her group health plan and for how long?
Yes, you may continue your former spouse’s employer-sponsored health insurance. A divorce, annulment or separation from a spouse or domestic partner, makes that dependent eligible for COBRA.
How Long Can You Stay On A Spouse’s Health Insurance After Divorce?
A covered employee’s spouse who would lose coverage as a result of a divorce may elect to continue coverage under the plan for up to 36 months. Within 60 days of divorce or legal separation, a qualified beneficiary must notify the plan administrator of a qualifying event.
How Do I Get COBRA With A Divorce?