Open Enrollment has begun!

Open Enrollment is from May 3 – May 28, 2021

What You Need to Know

VIRTUAL OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENTS

Beginning in April, a series of virtual events will be held to help you better understand your benefits, learn what’s new this year and help you make informed choices during Open Enrollment. A calendar of events, and information about how to join, will be posted on this page as they are confirmed.

NEW PLAN OPTIONS

You can save hundreds of dollars per year by choosing new plan options during Open Enrollment. Review your options — including the a new option each for medical and dental — compare coverage and rates. View medical and dental plans.

FIND THE DENTAL PLAN THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU

Not sure which dental plan best meets your needs or fits your budget? Use Cigna’s new Dental Decision Tool. Answer some questions about your needs and see comparisons between the plans. Try it here.

CARE COMPASS

This site, Care Compass, is a centralized hub dedicated to the state health plan, providing access to all health benefits materials and contact information. You will notice the Care Compass logo on all benefit communications coming from the state.

HEALTH NAVIGATOR

Health Navigator is a tool available by phone, web and online messenger chat to help anyone on the state plan navigate their health benefits, including finding Networks of Distinction, answering questions about benefits and troubleshooting problems. Use the buttons on the top or bottom of this page to access the tool.

NETWORK OF DISTINCTION

Above-average high-quality doctors and locations are distinguished as part of a “Network of Distinction” in the Health Navigator search tool. Using these providers or facilities for certain procedures may entitle you to a cash incentive. Use the Health Navigator tool to explore incentives and book appointments.

Review Plans

Compare plans and find the ones that most fit your medical and financial needs.

Ask Questions

Health Navigator can help answer all questions about your benefits including Open Enrollment. Contact them or attend a live virtual event.

Make Changes

To make changes, contact your agency personnel responsible for benefit changes.

Live Virtual Q&A Events

Have questions about your benefits, your coverage or your Open Enrollment options? Join a live event! Can’t make it? Watch on-demand at any time or read the FAQ document (when available). Events will be held via Microsoft Teams. You do not need an account to participate.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Noon- 1pm

for Active Employees

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

10am – 11am

for Active Employees

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

4pm – 5pm

for Retirees

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

5pm – 6pm

for Active Employees

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

5pm – 6pm

for Active Employees

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Thursday, May 20, 2021

12:30pm – 1:30pm

for Retirees

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Monday, May 24, 2021

noon – 1pm

for Active Employees

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

10am – 11am

for Active Employees

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Active Employees

To make changes during Open Enrollment, contact your agency personnel responsible for benefit changes. You can also complete the Open Enrollment change form yourself and provide it to your agency. All changes will go into effect for July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022.

Retirees

To make changes, complete the change form and return it to the Comptroller’s Office. Instructions are on the form.