As a Federal Employee, you are also eligible for:
The Federal Government does not have any specific Critical Illness Insurance programs. However, American Benefits Exchange does offer individual coverage for this kind of insurance.
As a Federal Employee, you can purchase Long Term Care insurance under the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP). This program provides coverage when you and your dependents are no longer able to perform everyday tasks due to chronic illness, injury, disability or the aging process. Coverage is also offered for those who are suffering from a severe cognitive complaint, such as Alzheimer’s disease.
FLTCIP provides reimbursement for the actual expenses you incurred for the following expenses:
FLTCIP offers the following four plan options, in addition to letting you customize your own plan:
As a federal employee, you are not offered specific Government Critical Illness coverage; however, you can get insurance for a critical illness through American Benefits Exchange. You can supplement your government insurance benefits by purchasing our Critical Care Insurance.*** This product is underwritten by Madison National Life Insurance Company and marketed through American Benefits Exchange.
Critical Illness Insurance coverage gives you a lump sum benefit payment when a covered medical condition is diagnosed. This payment is made directly to you and you can use it in any way you choose, for:
You will receive a benefit payment if you experience any of the following health conditions:
You are eligible to apply for a Critical Illness Insurance plan if you are between ages of 18 and 64 and a permanent, legal resident of the United States. Your lawful spouse (or partner, as defined by each state) and your children through age of 24 are also eligible. Critical Illness Insurance is renewable to age 75.
***Please note: Critical Care Insurance is not available in all states. All products are available to state approval.