Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment is a designated period each year when eligible employees can enroll, change plans, or add/delete family members. Actions made during Open Enrollment are effective January 1st of the following year.

2022 Open Enrollment Dates Coming Soon!!

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Special Open Enrollment

The $260 monthly Improving Affordability and Access to Healthcare benefit will be ending June 30, 2022, for all SEIU Local 1000 represented employees and related excluded employees who are NOT enrolled in a state-sponsored CalPERS health plan. A Special Open Enrollment will be held from April 1-30, 2022, for eligible employees to enroll into the FlexElect or CoBen cash option in lieu of health and/or dental benefits. 

This Special Open Enrollment does NOT offer additional options to enroll in, cancel or make changes to health, dental or other benefits. Those changes occur during the annual open enrollment period in the fall. Enrollment into the FlexElect or CoBen benefit submitted by April 30, 2022, will be effective July 1, 2022. 

To enroll in the FlexElect cash option please complete the STD701C form.  

To enroll in the CoBen cash option, please complete the STD702 form. 

For frequently asked questions and answers, please review the Special Open Enrollment FAQ.

For additional information, please contact your departmental personnel office.

HR Professionals, please visit the HR Professionals page for additional Open Enrollment Resources.


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