Open Enrollment


Open Enrollment for Plan Year 2019: April 2-May 15, 2018

During open enrollment, you can make the following changes to your health plan:

  • add, drop or change coverage for yourself and your dependents without a qualifying event
  • make changes to your Mountaineer Flexible Benefits, if applicable
If you are making no changes, no action is required

Below are some resources to help you during this enrollment period:

What’s Important for 2019

To see what changes have been made or other important information, click on What’s Important for 2019.

Tips for a Successful Open Enrollment
  1. Read through “What’s Important for 2019” to get a quick overview of the changes for the coming Plan
  2. Review the side-by-side comparison of the plans in the Benefits At-A-Glance” charts.
  3. Check page 10-11 to be sure you’re eligible to enroll in the plan you want. The PEIA PPB Plans A, B and C are available in all areas. PEIA PPB Plan D is open to WV residents only and covers only services provided in WV. The Health Plan is available in all West Virginia counties.
  4. Check the premium table for your employer type (State agency, county board of education, non-State agency, retiree,) and for the type of coverage you have (employee only, family, etc.) to find the premium for the plan you want.
  5. If you wish to keep your current coverage and have no changes to your policy, you do not need to participate in this Open Your coverage will remain the same for the next plan year.
  6. If you want to change plans, you have two choices: go to wvpeia.com and click on the Manage My Benefitsbutton and follow the instructions (remember, your deadline is midnight on May 15, 2018) or call PEIA for a Transfer Form at 1-877-676-5573. Make any changes or plan selections you wish and return it to your benefit coordinator no later than the close of business on May 15, 2018. If you need to update your tobacco status, you may do so by using the options above or by calling 1-877-676-5573 and by following the prompts.
  7. Mountaineer Flexible Enrollment Guide –  https://peia.wv.gov/Partners/Documents/19_WV_Active%20Guide.pdf 
  8. PEIA Shopper’s Guide – https://peia.wv.gov/Forms-Downloads/Documents/shopper%27s_guides/Shopper%27s_Guide_Plan_Year_2019.pdf

Enrollment Guides

Complete guides for 2019

Benefits Fairs

Schedule for Plan Year 2019

  • April 12, 2018
    • Charleston, WV
    • Holiday Inn Express
      100 Civic Center Dr.
    • 3-6 pm

  • April 17, 2018
    • Beckley, WV
    • Tamarack
      1 Tamarack Park
    • 3-7 pm

  • April 18, 2018
    • Huntington, WV
    • Holiday Inn
      800 3rd Ave
    • 3-7 pm

  • April 18, 2018
    • Huntington, WV
    • Holiday Inn
      800 3rd Ave
    • 3-7 pm

  • April 19, 2018
    • Parkersburg, WV
    • Comfort Suites
      167 Elizabeth Pike
    • 3-7 pm

  • April 24, 2018
    • Wheeling, WV
    • WV Northern
      Community College
    • 3-6 pm

  • April 25, 2018
    • Morgantown, WV
    • Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa One Lakeview Drive
    • 3-7 pm

  • April 26, 2018
    • Martinsburg, WV
    • Holiday Inn
      301 Foxcroft Ave.
    • 3-7pm