DoD NAF retirees currently enrolled in the medical plan may switch their current coverage to another NAF employer-sponsored plan available in their geographic region (if offered by your NAF employer) only during the Open Enrollment period each fall. Standard eligibility criteria applies. If another plan is not offered in your area, there is no opportunity to switch.
Any changes made during the enrollment period are effective January 1 of the following year. If you did not make any changes during enrollmnet, your existing coverage will remain in effect. Keep in mind that there is no opportunity for retirees to enroll, or re-enroll, in a plan that was not offered at the time of retirement, or if a retiree was not eligible to enroll at the time of retirement. However, you may make changes to your coverage elections during the year if you have a qualified family status change. Please contact your Human Resources Office for information and instructions. Please note:
- Once you and all covered family members reach age 65, you are not automatically* enrolled in the Aetna Traditional Choice Indemnity Plan. You will need to contact your local Human Resources Office to continue your medical insurance with the Traditional Choice Plan once you turn age 65.
*Exchange retirees will automatically be enrolled in the Aetna Traditional Choice Indemnity Plan and do not need to contact their Human Resources Office.
- When you turn 65 you are required to enroll in Medicare Parts A and B.
Locate the section below that displays the name of the plan in which you are currently enrolled. Click on the plan-specific item you would like to review. If you are unsure of which plan applies to you, look on your Aetna ID Card for the plan name. Or, call Aetna Member Services for assistance.
In the U.S. – Aetna Member Services at 1-800-367-6276.
You may also send an e-mail to Member Services through Aetna Navigator (www.aetna.com).
If you live overseas – Aetna International Member Services at
You may also send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*2016 Summary Plan Description available in early 2016.
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