News & Events

CalPERS 2016 Customized Health Plan Statement and Open Enrollment Information

Click here to learn more about this new enhancement available to CalPERS health plan subscribers on the myCalPERS website.

Open Enrollment

The annual benefits Open Enrollment period begins on September 12th and will continue through October 7th. The effective date for all changes made during this period will be January 1, 2017. Please refer to the Open Enrollment resource page for links, plan rates and available providers.

Pharmacy Benefit Manager Transition

Effective January 1, 2017, OptumRx® will transition from CVS Caremark as the new Pharmacy Benefits Manager. This will affect all health plan providers, however, Blue Shield Access + (see update below) and Kaiser Permanente health plans are not affected by this change. For more information, please review the FAQs about transitioning to OptumRx.®

Blue Shield of California's Pharmacy Benefit Manager Transition

Blue Shield of California has signed an agreement with CVS Caremark to manage its retail pharmacy network effective January 1, 2017. Blue Shield will notify employees in October/November 2016 of the change. For more information, please visit the Blue Shield microsite.

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We are a team committed to working in partnership with you for continuous improvement in the delivery of services.

Employees will find information on Health, Life, Dental Insurance, leave benefits, payroll, savings plans, retirement plans, taxes, forms to complete, and helpful web sites.

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