Retiree Option Change Period

Welcome to the State Health Benefit Plan’s Retiree Option Change Period (ROCP) for the 2018 Plan Year. The Retiree Option Change Period gives you the opportunity to review your Plan Options and make changes based on your needs.*

Retiree Option Change Period changes can be made by logging into the Enrollment Portal Login from 12:00am EST on October 16 through 11:59pm EST on November 3, 2017.

Click here to view 2018 Retiree Option Change Period (ROCP) Educational Sessions

New for Plan Year 2018 (Non-MA Plan Options):

  • Hearing Aid Benefit allowance for children up to age 19 has changed from $6,000 every five (5) years to $3000 per hearing impaired ear every 4 years.
  • Healthways is now Sharecare
  • CVS Caremark is our new pharmacy benefit manager (PBM)

Please review the 2018 Retiree Decision Guide carefully to ensure you are choosing the option that best meets you and your covered dependents’ health care needs, as well as the following pages of this website:

*During the Retiree Option Change Period, enrolled Retirees shall be given an opportunity to change their Plan Option to any Plan Option for which the Retiree is eligible.  Since Retirees do not have an open enrollment period, they cannot change their Tier during the ROCP.