Enroll in a plan and get started with Blue Shield
Enroll in a plan
Joining Blue Shield is easy for CalPERS members. Submit a health plan enrollment form (HBD-12) to your employer. You can get the form and instructions directly from the CalPERS website under Forms & Publications.

Select a primary care physician
If you are enrolling in the Access+ HMO or the EPO plan you must select a primary care physician (PCP). To search for a PCP, you can search online or Call Shield Concierge at (800) 334-5847 for help finding or changing your doctor.

Search online
  • Search for a PCP online using our Find a Doctor tool.
  • Click on the Primary care physician box and follow the instructions. You will be able to search by doctor type or by doctor name..
Register on blueshieldca.com
Once you become a Blue Shield member, you can create an account to track your family's health, review and manage claims, and see your plan details. Register with your Subscriber ID Number, which can be found on your Blue Shield Member ID Card.
You can also access your member account through our Blue Shield Mobile app. Learn more about our mobile features and download the AndroidTM or iPhone® app today.

When you create an account, you’ll automatically receive our Shield Connect e-newsletter every other month. This online newsletter for CalPERS members will keep you current on benefits and services available to you throughout the year.
Contact us at Shield Concierge
(800) 334-5847
7 a.m. - 8 p.m. Pacific Time | 7 days a week