If you're a retiree who needs to make a change to your health coverage during Open Enrollment, follow these instructions to make changes online. To cancel your health coverage, call 888 CalPERS (or 888-225-7377). 

  1. Visit my.calpers.ca.gov to access your my|CalPERS account. Select Participant then Continue.

myCalPERS pre-log in screen. The Participant radio button is highlighted.

  1. Log in to your my|CalPERS account or register.

myCalPERS participant log in screen

  1. Select Open Enrollment under the Health tab.

myCalPERS member home screen. The Health tab and Open Enrollment navigation link are highlighted

  1. Select the Change Health Benefits button at bottom of screen.

Change Health Benefits button

  1. Select desired radio button and follow instructions to:
    • Change your medical plan
    • Remove or add dependent

myCalPERS Change Your Health Benefits screen. The radio buttons for Change Medical Plan, Cancel Medical Plan, and Remove or Add a Dependent are highlighted.