Welcome to the State Health Benefit Plan

 Important Update Regarding Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGa) and
Piedmont Healthcare
On April 3, 2018, Governor Nathan Deal released a statement regarding the pending negotiations between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia (BCBSGa) and Piedmont Healthcare.  As further direction to the Department of Community Health (DCH) and the State Health Benefit Plan (SHBP), Governor Deal also announced that the State and the University System of Georgia would absorb out-of-network claims for affected employees for up to 30 days in order to minimize patients’ financial burdens. April 1 marked the beginning of the 30 days. For more information please click here

Who's Eligible?

  • State Employees
  • Teachers
  • Public School Employees
  • General Assembly
  • Annuitants
  • Former Employees 
  • Eligible Dependents
  • Employees and Eligible Dependents of entities prescribed by State law

Find out more about Eligibility

Wellness Highlights

Get Screened At An SHBP-Sponsored Screening Event. SHBP-sponsored screening events are held at different worksite locations throughout the State of Georgia from February 2018 through September 2018. Visit BeWellSHBP.com to locate an SHBP-sponsored screening event.

Plan Options

  • HRA
  • HMO
  • High Deductible Health Plan
  • Medicare Advantage

Find out more about Plan Options

SHBP Acronyms

As you are researching your options, you will notice several acronyms. Feel free to consult our Acronyms Glossary.

Stay Connected

These social media links will keep you updated on all Department of Community Health programs and departments.

Events Schedule