Open Season

Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Open Season

November 14 to December 12, 2022

We’re always working to improve our coverage to better meet your and your family’s healthcare needs. Here are the enhancements and updates we’re making in 2023.

Foreign Service Benefit Plan 2023 Premiums

Enrollment TypeENROLLMENT codeBi-WeeklyMonthly
Self Only401$78.31$169.68
Self Plus One403$199.29$431.80
Self & Family402$193.73$419.74

Note: Two-person families are not required to enroll in Self Plus One. They can opt to enroll in Self and Family (402). We invite you to review our premiums relative to other high option plans in the FEHB Program

2023 Foreign Service Benefit Plan Benefit Enhancements & Updates

The information here is a summary of the Plan’s benefits and features. All benefits are subject to the definitions, limitations, and exclusions set forth in our official 2023 Plan Brochure RI 72-001.

If you have benefit questions during the Open Season enrollment period, you may contact us by e-mail at [email protected] or call us at 202-833-4910. We look forward to bringing you these new and enhanced offerings beginning January 1, 2023.

New Brochures for 2023


There are two ways to enroll in the Foreign Service Benefit Plan.

You must remember your enrollment code and the full name of the health plan.

Download and fill out a Health Benefits Election Form (SF 2809) and submit to your Human Resources office. 

Click here to submit your Open Season Enrollment question and we will get back you.  

Keep in mind:

If you’re already a member of the  Foreign Service Benefit Plan and you are happy with your coverage, you do not have to do anything. Your coverage will automatically carry over each year.

Any Open Season changes you make to your health plan will take effect:

  • For employees, on January 2, 2023
  • For annuitants, on January 1, 2023

Open Season Webinars and Activities

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