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Frequently Asked Questions Insurance

I am the spouse of an FEHB enrollee. Can I continue health insurance coverage after my spouse enrolled in FEHB dies?

If you are the surviving spouse and you receive a survivor annuity, you can continue the deceased's Self and Family enrollment for all eligible family members. The enrollment will be changed to your name and premiums withheld from your survivor annuity. If you are the only person eligible for coverage, the enrollment will be changed to Self Only. After the change, the carrier will send you a new identification card.

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