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A premier, comprehensive CareFirst BlueCross/BlueShield healthcare plan at no-cost to NIH Fellows.

FAES makes it simple for Fellows to acquire the health insurance coverage you need before working or training at NIH. We have partnered with CareFirst BlueCross/BlueShield to provide a premium healthcare plan that includes both general health and vision care at no-cost to you or your family.

Additionally, FAES offers dental and supplemental vision coverage through our partnership with Dominion Insurance.

FAES is committed to meeting the insurance needs of Fellows and their families. Our friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful support staff are here to assist you with understanding your plan benefits and responsibilities as well as the many health-related services available to you during your tenure here at NIH.

Visit our office in Building 10 (South Side,) Room 1N241, near Masur Auditorium.

Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday
Phone: 301.496.8063
Fax: 301.480.3585

“Less than one hour for an email reply! Incredibly knowledgeable and excellent in explaining detailed information regarding insurance policies.”
– FAES Feedback Survey Respondent

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