COBRA: Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act
COBRA is a program that provides temporary extended health, dental, and vision insurance coverage to eligible covered members and their dependents when coverage has ended due to certain qualifying events. Please see the CMS COBRA website. COBRA benefits are administered by the Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS). Contact the CMS Premium Collection Unit at (800) 442-1300 or (217) 558-6194.