Give Birth, Adopt, Receive Legal Guardianship

If you have a newborn child(ren), have adopted a child(ren), or have become the legal guardian of a child(ren), these are qualifying life events, which allow you to enroll your newborn or adopted child(ren) into Yale’s medical or dental providers. Effective date will be on the date of birth in the case of a newborn or effective on the date you became a legal guardian or on the date you adopted. 

You must add any one of these qualifying life events within 30 days of the date of the event. To do so select the Benefits worklet in Workday.

If you have any questions, please contact the Employee Service Center at 203-432-5552.