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National Postal Mail Handlers Union A Division of LIUNA (AFL-CIO)

Media Center / Mail Handler Update

November 2023

2024 Health Benefits Update

Join MHBP, your Union-sponsored Health Plan!

Open Season 2023 is from November 13, 2023 to December 11, 2023. All existing career Mail Handlers may make any one, or a combination of, the following changes to their health insurance during Open Season: enroll if not enrolled; cancel enrollment; change from one plan to another or from one option to another; and change from Self to Self and Family, or from Self and Family to Self.

For those Mail Handlers converting to fulltime regular (FTR), you have 60 days from the date of conversion to enroll in a FEHB Plan

Mail Handler Assistants (MHAs) – those working in their second term are eligible for immediate enrollment into the MHBP Consumer Option and Value Plan with contributions toward premiums to be made by the Postal Service. You have 60 days from the date of your newly acquired eligibility to enroll in MHBP.

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