Insurance Plans 101 (Life, Disability, ADD)

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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


Join us on the fourth Thursday of each month from March to September 2018 as the Employee Benefits Division begins its benefits lunchtime seminars for 2018. These seminars are designed to cover educational topics to help you better understand how to use your LAwell benefits and will also provide you the opportunity to ask questions of the City's benefits providers and Benefits Division staff.

June 28, Dual Coverage: Coordination of Benefits presentation slides available HERE.


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1095-C Tax Form (2017)

Form 1095-C will be mailed to your home address on file no later than March 2, 2018. Per the Internal Revenue Service, you are not required to attach Form 1095-C to your tax return. Form 1095-C is used for your information and for your tax records. Please see additional information at:


Want more information?

Review our mailer HERE, and our Frequently Asked Questions HERE


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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