Eligible State of Rhode Island employees may purchase basic and supplemental life insurance through payroll deduction. The coverage is offered by Aetna Life Insurance and employees pay the full cost for both basic and supplemental coverage. Eligible employees are automatically enrolled in the basic group life insurance and premiums are payroll deducted unless the Employee Group Life Insurance Form indicating an election to waive coverage is submitted to the agency personnel/payroll office.
Employee coverage of one times earnings of basic life insurance, up to a maximum of $150,000, and an additional amount of one times earnings of supplemental life insurance, up to a maximum of $150,000, is available. Additional information can be found at http://www.aetna.com. For beneficiary information, call Aetna at 1-800-523-5065.