A Division of the Georgia Department of Community Health

Welcome to the State Health Benefit Plan

The 2019 Open Enrollment (OE) and Retiree Option Change Period (ROCP) for Plan Year 2020 begins Monday, October 21 at 12:00 a.m. through Friday, November 8, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET.
Make Your Election
  • SHBP Enrollment Portal 24 Hours a Day/Seven Days Per Week
  • SHBP Member Services extended hours for OE and ROCP:  Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET (normally to 5:00 p.m. ET) and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
OE and ROCP Information

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 2019 through September 2019. 

SHBP members covered under Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia and UnitedHealthcare can schedule their screenings here

 SHBP members covered under Kaiser Permanente can schedule their screening here (note: new users will need to enter the code SHBP). 

Plan Options

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

Find out more about Plan Options

Find the Plan for You

Planning to Retire?

Need to know what to expect with your SHBP coverage? Checkout the Preparing for SHBP Retirement Coverage Presentation. 

Stay Connected

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

Events Schedule