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The BenefitsCentral Portal

Visit the BenefitsCentral Portal throughout the year to:

  • ENROLL/Manage your LAwell benefits.
  • Report a Life Event change.
  • Enroll/change your Transit Spending Account or Parking Spending Account payroll amounts.


Go to BenefitsCentral

Webinars and On-Site Options

Attend a Webinar or On-site meeting. CLICK HERE

Can't make it? Member Advocates from both Anthem Blue Cross and Kaiser Permanente are available for drop-in appointments in City Hall, Employee Benefits Division, Room 867 to provide you with personal, one-on-one assistance.

Member Advocate Hours
Anthem Blue Cross: Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Kaiser Permanente: Tuesday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Dental and Vision Benefits


LAwell members get two cleanings/exams per person, per year.
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EyeMed is the vision care provider for LAwell members
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Frequently Asked Questions

What will I need to do during Open Enrollment?

Review the materials in your Open Enrollment kit you receive in the mail. You can also review information on the online Enrollment Site by clicking “Enroll” on the Home page of this site. 

Be sure to review:

  • your annual personal enrollment fact sheet in your mailed kit or “Your Benefits Summary” on the Enrollment Site. (Note: If your personal/address information is incorrect, contact your department’s personnel section to make updates)
  • your options and coverage costs in the CHOOSEwell Guide mailed to you (also available on the Your Benefits page of this site September 30) or  “Choose Benefits” on the Enrollment Site
  • your dependent information and eligibility rules to verify current dependents, add new dependents, or remove ineligible dependents
  • the Eligibility, Making Changes & Supplemental Plan Information Guide to understand plan rules


  • your added dependents by December 11, 2017; provide supporting documentation for coverage of eligible dependents you add during Open Enrollment.


  • your 2018 enrollment elections by October 31! Go to the BenefitsCentral Portal or call 800-778-2133 to make elections.

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