October 30, 2017 – Host Bob Leins and co-host John Elliott, Federal Benefits Specialist, welcome Jay Fritz, Chief, Program Analysis and Systems Support, Federal Employee Insurance Operations, U.S. Office of Personnel Management to the studio.
It is the time for employees and annuitants to think about their health, dental, and vision, and for employees, their tax-saving needs for the next year. Mr. Fritz will talk about Federal Benefits Open Season:
Flexible spending accounts under FSAFEDS (employees only): go to www.FSAFEDS.com or call 1-877-FSAFEDS (372-3337) or TTY 1-866-353-8058.
Dental or vision under FEDVIP: everyone – go to www.BENEFEDS.com or call 1-877-888-3337, TTY 1-877-889-5680.
FEHB: Employees – use the Health Benefits Election Form (SF 2809) or use an online self-service system; your agency’s human resources office can help you. Retirees – go to Open Season Online at https://retireefehb.opm.gov or call Open Season Express at 1-800-332-9798, TTY 1-855-887-4957.