- Before you turn 65, you'll need to enroll in Medicare to keep your CalPERS health coverage.
- CalPERS Long-Term Care is an optional benefit available to retirees and their family members.
- Once you retire, CalPERS becomes your health benefits officer.
- You can change your health plan and add/delete dependents during Open Enrollment in the fall (or within 60 days of a qualifying status change).
- Your health premiums are deducted from your retirement pay.