What if I have limited dental benefits available through my Federal Employee Health Benefit (FEHB) Plan? How does this affect my MetLife dental claims?
Federal Law requires that benefits for all dental procedures under the MetLife Federal Dental Plan must be coordinated with your Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Plan, if the FEHB Plan provides dental benefits. The FEHB Plan will be the first/primary payor of any benefit payments. The MetLife Federal Dental Plan is secondary to the FEHB Plan. You or your dentist should first submit your claim to your FEHB carrier. Once the FEHB carrier has made a benefit determination, you or your dentist should return this EOB (Explanation of Benefits) along with a copy of the FEHB Plan’s EOB to the address listed below. Submit Completed Claims To:MetLife Dental P.O. Box 981282 El Paso, TX 79998-1282 For quicker, more accurate claim processing be sure to: • Advise your dentist if you are covered by/enrolled in an FEHB plan. • Provide your dentist your FEHB Plan Name and Plan Code (in most instances this information can be found on your FEHB ID Card). • Inform your dentist if your FEHB plan has