An Announcement on Health, Dental and Vision Plans

Federal Judges Association Members,

It's open season for health, dental and vision insurance plans!

Did you know: Your FEHB costs can go up two ways? Rising premiums and reducing benefits.

  • OPM announced the average rate increase for 2017 is 4.4%, last year it was 7.4%
  • In addition to your premiums increasing, your health plan may charge you more out-of-pocket costs when you use it.
  • Are you prepared for paying more money out-of-pocket for your health care?

Is your current health insurance plan still relevant?

  • As your health insurance needs change, you may want to think about changing your health plan.
  • Get a better understanding about the premium differences between Self+1 and family rates.
  • You have a few different options to reduce your health care out-of-pocket expenses.

How to choose the right health plan, for you and your family?

  • Understand all the plans available to you.
  • Determine out-of-pocket expenses.
  • Check to see if your doctors participate.
  • Evaluate coverages that are important to you.
  • Shop your options.

Order your complimentary health insurance comparison spreadsheet

  • You pick the plans to be compared, so the comparison is personalized for you.
  • Compares costs versus benefits of selected plans.
  • Receive recommendations based on selected plans.
  • Complimentary service offered through FedAdvantage

Dental / Vision plan comparisons

  • Research plans available.
  • Evaluate costs and benefits.
  • Determine alternatives available.

Don’t Go it Alone!

The FJA Benefits Committee offers our members a valuable benefit.

Complimentary Health Comparison Spreadsheet*

You get the information you need to make the best decisions regarding providing health insurance protection for you and your family.

Learn more:

Visit the member benefits section at or

Email Jim De La Torre at or

Call Jim De La Torre at FedAdvantage at 415.202.6370

*This service is brought to you by the FJA Benefits Committee as a supplement to any service provided by the Administrative Office.