JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas — Open season for the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program and the Federal Flexible Spending Account Program will run Nov. 11 through Dec. 9, Air Force Personnel Center officials announced.
“Open season is the best time for employees to review their health care coverage, not only to make desired changes, but also to ensure their plan has not been altered or discontinued,” said Carlos Colon, Air Force Personnel Center.
New smoking cessation benefits
All Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) plans will be providing comprehensive coverage in smoking cessation benefits beginning plan year 2011. According to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announcement regarding the change, new smoking cessation benefits will include: