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FEDERAL EMPLOYEES HEALTH BENEFITS (FEHB)

Explanation and Important Deadlines  
  FEHB forms are due 60 days from the first day of employment to elect health insurance coverage.  
  SF 2809 - Health Benefits Registration Form

Using the comparison chart booklet and individual plan booklets, select the health plan and option that best fits your health insurance needs. If detailed benefit booklets are needed for specific plans to aid in making your selection, you may request them from this

If choosing an HMO, you must select a Primary Care Physician and indicate that selection on the bottom of your enrollment form. You must be on the payroll for at least one day before you are eligible for health insurance.

Your health insurance will become effective the first Monday of the following pay period in which this office receives your completed registration form.

If you decline coverage at this time or wish to change coverage at a later date, you must wait until the next open season enrollment held in November of each year. During this time new enrollments and changes in plans or options are permitted. Changes made during this period become effective the beginning of the first full pay period of the coming year.

For complete FEHB information, visit:
OPM (Office of Personnel Management): Health Benefits 

 
     
Federal Employees Health Benefits Reference Materials
Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan Guides: FEHB Guides
Federal Employees Health Benefits Election Form SF2809
Plan Comparison Tool







last updated: 03/28/2014