For certificates and exact Plan Details, limitations and exclusions, use the links above for the different benefit options

Welcome New Employees

You have 2 places to enroll for benefits!

1) State Health Medical MUST BE ENROLLED through within 30 days of your START date. You will receive an email to your school email address when you are able to enroll. New employees must REGISTER with the code SHBP-GA. Transfer employees from other GA School Systems will remain in your existing Medical Plan until the next annual enrollment.

2) Putnam County Schools non-medical benefits enroll through the Employee Enrollment Portal:

For questions, assistance or enrollment support, please contact Houze & Associates, Inc. 800-523-7135 or email:

July 1, 2023- June 30, 2024 Plan Year Information

Employees can view benefits through an Online Self Service Platform.

You will need to Register First with the Company Identifier putnam 
Use the Registration Guide for Step by Step Instructions
Login once Registered
Putnam 2023/2024 Summary of Benefits
Hospital Indemnity Plan
Employee Assistance Program Information
Genomic Life Program
Flexible Spending Benefits Updates

State Health Medical

Reset your ADP Password through
Review your State Health Benefits through or call 800-610-1863 to make enrollment changes

See the 2024 SHBP Medical Summary for contact, rates and other information.
• PRINT your confirmation statement for verification of Medical Election.

Retirement or Leaving Putnam?

Exit Notice for all Terminations

Special Newsletter for potential retirees with information on medical, dental, vision and Medicare Advantage plans in retirement.

Take along Dental Plan offered through Houze & Associates for any terminating employee- Coverage that will not expire!

SHBP Annuitant Years of Service Subsidy Policy

Things you need to know about Medical when you retire

Other Information

​The FORMS link has enrollment and claim forms available for download. You can also contact Houze & Associates for additional support.

Links to other sites of interest:

Public School Employee Retirement System of Georgia

Teacher Retirement System of Georgia

Consumer Education Site

Advance Directive of Health Care


To Our Employees

The Putnam County Charter School System realizes that our most valuable resource is our employees. We provide you, our employees, one of the area’s most progressive and comprehensive benefit programs to ensure your current and future financial security.

If you have specific questions about benefits other than the State Health Benefit Plan, please call the Central Office (706) 485-5381, extension 5015 or call Houze & Associates, Inc. at (800) 523-7135.

Benefits Provided through: