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Frequently Asked Questions Insurance

Are Federal retirees/annuitants eligible for FEDVIP dental and vision insurance?

Yes, retirees/annuitants are eligible to participate in a FEDVIP dental plan, a FEDVIP vision plan, or both. Retirees must have retired with an immediate annuity (a FERS Minimum Retirement Age plus 10 annuity, postponed, counts as an immediate annuity). Those in receipt of a deferred annuity are not eligible to enroll in FEDVIP.

Retirees can cover their eligible family members with a Self Plus One or Self and Family enrollment.  More information is available on types of enrollments and eligible family members.

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