Insurance Plans

Insurance Providers

The following is a list of insurance providers often used by members of the Foreign Service.

Company Phone Email Professional Liability Personal Property and Transit Accidental Death and Dismemberment Long Term Care Car Insurance Major Medical Dental Other
Hirshorn Company 215-242-8200 info@hirshorn.com   In-Hospital Income
Clements 202-872-0060 info@clements.com     Kidnap & Ransom
Term Life
Federal Employee Defense Services (FEDS) 866-955-FEDS Secure email on website              
AFSPA – American Foreign Service Protective Association 202-833-4910 Secure email on website       Immediate Benefit Plan
Disability
Members of Household Health
Travel
Legal Services
USAA - United Services Automobile Association 210-531-8722 Secure email on website     Homeowner
Rental Property
Medicare
Annuities
Umbrella Motorcycle, RV, Boat
Small Business
FEGLI – Federal Employees Group Life Insurance Program 800-582-3337 Secure email on website 1-800-633-4542               Life Insurance
OPM – Office of Personnel Management             Flexible Spending Accounts
Embassy Risk Management 855-601-8840 info@embassyrisk.com             International Travel
Rutherford International 703-354-1616 Secure email on website          
Government Employees’ Benefits Association (GEBA) 301-688-7912 Secure email on website           Emergency Travel
Disability
Veterinary Pet
Life/Term Life
Vision
Wright USA 800-424-9801 Secure email on website             Disability
Life
Dental
Personal Umbrella

Premium Reimbursement for Professional Liability Insurance?

The State Department encourages the purchase of this policy. The State Department has a policy in place to reimburse certain employees for up to 50%, or $175, whichever is less, of the cost of professional liability insurance. A claimant can find the SF-1164 on the Forms site on the State IntraNet:

DOMESTIC EMPLOYEES

  • Complete SF-1164.
  • Add the following statement on the form: "This claim is submitted in accordance with P.L. 104-208 as amended in the Appropriations Act, 2000, September 29, 1999."
  • Attach receipt of paid insurance premium to the SF-1164.
  • Submit form to employing Bureau's Executive Director for approval and reimbursement.

ABROAD

  • Complete SF-1164.
  • Add the following statement on the form: "This claim is submitted in accordance with P.L. 104-208 as amended in the Appropriations Act, 2000, September 29, 1999."
  • Attach receipt of paid insurance premium to the SF-1164.
  • Submit form to post's Management Officer for approval and reimbursement.
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