Does FEHB include dental?

FEHB plans vary greatly in the amount and type of dental and/or vision services they cover. The FEHB plan is the first payor of benefits. FEDVIP is the secondary payor to any FEHB benefits. Review your FEHB plan’s brochure to find out what dental and vision coverage it offers.

How do I change my dental plan in Benefeds?

To change your plan, log into your My BENEFEDS account and select “Plan Overview” for dental or vision coverage on your dashboard. Then select “Submit QLE.” If you need help submitting a QLE, call BENEFEDS Customer Service.


Federal employees and annuitants in the United States and overseas are eligible to enroll in our Aetna Dental PPO under FEDVIP. If you receive covered dental services while overseas, you will need to submit your claims to Aetna.

How do I change my dental plan to a federal employee?

You must use BENEFEDS to enroll or change enrollment in a FEDVIP plan. BENEFEDS is a secure enrollment website sponsored by OPM. If you do not have access to a computer, call 1-877-888-FEDS (1-877-888-3337), TTY number 1-877-889-5680 to enroll or change your enrollment.

What is Benefeds?

BENEFEDS is your secure online portal to enroll in FEDVIP. BENEFEDS is the government-authorized and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM)-sponsored enrollment portal that eligible participants use to enroll in the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP).

Is TriCare and Fedvip the same?

While your TRICARE health plan may include eye exam coverage and certain services to diagnose or treat eye conditions, FEDVIP offers more robust vision coverage. It may help you save money on glasses or contact lenses. And good news—you can enroll soon. The Federal Benefits Open Season is just a few days away.

What benefits does my FEHB plan cover?

– Dental care. —Only some plans cover dental care. – Vision care. —All plans pay for medically necessary care of your eyes, such as cataract surgery. – Chiropractic services. – Acupuncture. – Hearing aids. – Infertility treatment. – Durable medical equipment. – Medical care fully paid by another insurance carrier – Care that is not medically necessary

Which health insurance is best for dental?

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Are FEHB premiums deductible?

If the FEHB premiums are paid with after-tax dollars for retirees (which I believe is the case), you premiums will be deductible. The above example sites the case for presently employed workers who have the premiums paid pre-tax. Regarding the Medicare premiums: Medicare A

Are employers required to offer dental insurance?

Under the ACA, employers with 50 or more full-time employees (or the equivalent in part-time employees) must provide health insurance to 95% of their full-time employees or pay a penalty to the IRS. This penalty is quite hefty — $3,860 per employee per year (in 2020). As a result, large employers have a strong incentive to provide health