Health Benefits

New Employees: go to and use the following detailed instructions to make your benefit elections.
 MESSA Online Benefits Enrollment User Guide

Open Enrollment Information

  • Open Enrollment  November 1st - 14th, 2018 (for coverage effective 1/1/2019)
  • Open Enrollment meeting is 3:30pm Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the High School Media Center
 MESSA Open Enrollment Presentation
 MESSA Plan Analysis DAA, DEA & FT Indiv Contract
 MESSA Plan Analysis DESPA

(for MESSA groups)
  1. For detailed instructions - MESSA Open Enrollment Users Guide 
  2. Go to:
  3. Log in to your My MESSA account  (or register) 
  4. Select Online benefits website (This takes you to MESSA's enrollment portal)
  5. Choose Change My Elections - If considering a Plan change please read: Moving MESSA Plans
  6. If waiving medical coverage you must complete an online open enrollment election ANNUALLY by choosing MESSA No Medical - Opt Out (PAK B)
  7. HSA elections must be made ANNUALLY online
  8. Flexible Spending Elections must be made ANNUALLY on PAPER and returned to the payroll office by November 14th Flex/Section 125 Enrollment Form


    (for Blue Cross/Blue Shield groups)
    1. If waiving medical coverage you must complete a BCBS Waiver Form ANNUALLY
    2. If changing coverage complete the  BCBS Change Form
    3. HSA elections must be made ANNUALLY by completing the HSA Enrollment Form - non MESSA groups
    4. Flexible Spending Elections must be made ANNUALLY by completing the Flex/Section 125 Enrollment Form
    5. Return ALL forms to the payroll office by November 14th


    Current Benefit Plans

    For Plan information select one of the following:

    DAA, DEA & FT Individual Contract


    Bus Drivers & Jenkins


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    Payroll/Employment Verification


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