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Just a reminder that Open season is
November 9 - December 15
If you do not wish to make changes in your health insurance, dental or vision insurance, you do not need to do anything. If you wish to make changes to your FEDVIP dental or vision plans, you must visit If you wish to make changes to your health plan or options, you may use any of the three options below:
  • Using OPM's Open Season Online system.
  • Using Open Season Express by calling 1-800-332-9798
  • Sending regular mail to:
    Office of Personnel Management
    Open Season Processing Center
    PO Box 5000
    Lawrence, KS 66046-5000
When using the mail option, please clearly state your Open Season request. If you are making an enrollment change, be sure to tell us the plan you want, the type of coverage (Self Only or Self and Family), and the enrollment code. Remember to include your annuity claim number and social security number on your request. If you are choosing Self and Family coverage, we will also need your dependent and other insurance information as specified in the instructions mailed to you at the beginning of Open Season.

All change requests made during the FEHB Open Season will be effective
January 1, 2016.

New SELF PLUS ONE (SPO) Enrollment Type: Allows you to cover yourself and one eligible family member that you designate as your covered dependent.

For general information regarding SPO visit
If you decide to change to the SPO enrollment type, you may do so during the FEHB Open Season.
The FEHB Open Season period for Federal retirees and survivor annuitants is
November 9, 2015 through December 14, 2015.

(FALL 2015)

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Florida Chapter Attendees 2015 National Convention in Mobile, AL

Florida Chapter at National Convention Grand Baquet in Mobile, AL
NAPUS and LEAGUE OF POSTMASTERS CONSOLIDATION. . . Click Here for most recent information.
This was voted on and passed unanamously at the NAPUS National Convnetion in Mobile, FL September 1, 2015
The NEW "United Postmasters and Managers of America" (UPMA) will be effective November 1, 2016.

Upcoming Events

Florida Chapter Annual Reunion - 2016

January 16, 2016 - 10:30 a.m. (EST)
Home of Lee Roy & Barbara Whidden
19633 D'Orr Rd, Altoona, FL
Phone: (352) 669-5724

Filet Mignon, Cole Slaw, Scalloped Potatoes, Marinated Veggies & Banana Pudding
Lunch served at NOON - Coffee will be ready by 10:30 - Come early and visit.

Cost is $20 per person - Chicken will be available. Please tell us your preference (Steak or Chicken)

Please make reservations no-later-than January 11, 2016

Our annual retiree sponsored steakout is always a time of renewing friendships, making new friends, good food, etc.  If you haven’t joined us in the past, make plans for 2016.

You are an aspiring retiree; (meaning an active Postmaster, OIC, Supervisor, etc)
A member of our NAPUS extended family wintering in FL or retired in Florida;
A former member who some how lost membership (we’ll be glad to give you an 1187R to join).

SPECIAL GUESTS include NAPUS National President Tony Leonardi,  Immediate Past NAPUS Retiree National President Ann McDorman, New Retiree National President Clara McCullar, National VPs for our area Drew Martin/NC, Tammy Powell/SC, Susan Rice/AL and NAPUS Retiree National Secretary-Treasurer, our own Rodney Boland to name a few. President Tony will meet with Postmaster, OIC'S and Supervisors in a break-out session right after the meal to speak and take questions. Retiree President Clara will speak to the retirees in a separate breakout session.

Eddie Williams, BC-BS Rep will join us again. 

LOCATION:  19633 D’ORR RD  ALTOONA FL  32702-9307

TIME/MENU:  Lunch served  at noon, but coffee will be ready by 10:30 so come early to visit.  Meal will consist of filet mignon, scalloped potatoes, marinated veggies, cole slaw, AND banana pudding….We will offer chicken breast to those that prefer but please specify on your registration.  COST $20/PERSON ... We willl eat until it is gone.

BRING:  A light jacket as there might be a breeze off the lake. 

OVERNIGHT in the area? Please let me know so I can make arrangements for you.  There is a “primitive” campground on the lake and we can pick you up.  There are a number of nice campgrounds in the area.  Mt. Dora is about 15 miles away.

?????? PLEASE CONTACT ME: or 352 669 5724

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2016 NAPUS Leadership Conference

March 12 - 16, 2016
Marriott Crystal Gateway Hotel
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 271-5119 - (703) 920-3230
Room Rate: $234 (1 - 4 in a room)


A dedicated website is now available for you to book your hotel rooms online

Florida State Convention - 2016
June 2 - 5, 2016 (Thursday - Sunday)
Best Western / Lake Buena Vista Resort
2000 Hotel Plaza Blvd.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Room rates: $90 - Phone: (800) 348-3765 - Mention FL NAPUS
Business Meetings & Training sessions begin Friday AM and end early Saturday Afternoon
Retiree Meeting and Luncheon Friday June 3 - Grand Banquet Saturday June 4.

Click Here for Convention Page

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