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myCalPERS Member Self Service (MSS): CoBen Base Amounts for Search Health Plans/Health Plan Summary

Consolidated Benefits (CoBen) base amounts have been added to MSS to assist applicable state employees with easily calculating the cost of their health benefits. This includes the Search Health Plans tool and Health Plan Summary for health plans beginning January 1, 2020.

  • State Employers
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myCalPERS Member Self Service (MSS): Health Into Retirement Calculator

A Health Into Retirement Calculator is now available in MSS for members to estimate their health premium costs in retirement.

This new tool will assist members as they plan for future health costs when they are nearing retirement.

  • All Employers
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myCalPERS Member Self Service (MSS): Health Plan Contact Information

Health plan phone numbers and website URLs will now display within the health search tools in MSS, so that members have a way to easily access health plan contact information while searching for potential health plans.

This new feature improves customer service by incorporating a 'one-stop shop' research model. 

  • All Employers
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myCalPERS Member Self-Service (MSS): Health Plan Provider Search

myCalPERS MSS will now accept provider data from CalPERS contracted health plan carriers, allowing members to search for primary care physicians.

The provider directory utility will be included in the Search Health Plans tool, so that members can search and view plans that offer their desired primary care physicians. 

  • All Employers

For additional information regarding these enhancements, contact our Customer Contact Center at 888 CalPERS (or 888-225-7377).