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FY2019 Benefit Choice Open Enrollment Period
May 1-31, 2018
MyBenefits Service Center (MBSC)|
MyBenefits.illinois.gov

The annual State Employee’s Group Insurance Program (SEGIP) Benefit Choice open enrollment period begins Monday, May 1, 2018.  You have until May 31, 2018 to make your changes and / or elections.  Changes made during this time become effective on July 1, 2018.

Benefit Choice is your annual opportunity to make changes to your SEGIP benefits including: 

  • Health, dental, optional life & AD&D coverage
  • Dependent coverage
  • Opt Out (full-time employees) of health and dental coverage (if proof of other coverage is provided)
  • Waive (part-time employees 50% - 99%) of health and dental
  • Enroll or re-enroll in Flexible Spending Account (FSA) (MCAP & DCAP)

All Benefit Choice changes and elections are now completed through MyBenefits Service Center.

No paper forms are required or accepted.

Additional information, including step by step instructions for registration and log on assistance, is available on

MyBenefits Service Center section of the HR website.

Benefit Choice Options Booklet

The FY2019 booklet provides the current information regarding changes for the new plan year (July 1 – June 30).  Please review the information provided in the booklet before making your elections or changes.

Want a quick summary? 

CMS FY2019 Benefit Choice Flyer

Need additional information about your benefits?

The FY2019 Benefit Choice presentation contains additional information about the plans available, rates, deductibles and co-payments, networks, and other important information that will help in making your decision.