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Office of Personnel Management

U.S. Embassy, Panama
Consular Section
Federal Benefits Unit

If you live in Panama and receive benefits from the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) as a widow or widower, and are age 55 or under, and you have not yet returned your Marital Survey Form, please do so now. If you have not received the forms, visit the Federal Benefits Unit at the U.S. Embassy as soon as possible to avoid suspension of your benefits. For more information click here.

OPM Announces 2013 Open Season and Premium Rates for the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
The 2013 open season for health insurance will be held from November 12, 2012 to December 10, 2012.   During this time you may change can make a change in health insurance plan or with your current health plan change from the self only coverage to self and family coverage   For the full news release from the Office of Personnel Management, please click here.

The 2013 premiums for the Panama Canal Area Benefit Plan will be: 

  • Self only coverage: $111.90
  • Self and Family: $233.16
For the 2013 premiums for other health benefit plans, please click here.

Below, please find a list of some of the services we provide for the OPM

How to contact the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM)

Telephone Number:
(202) 606-0500

Mailing address:
U.S. Office of Personnel Management
Retirement Operations Center

P. O. Box 45
Boyers, PA 16017

How to contact Office of Federal Employee’s Group Life Insurance (OFEGLI)

Telephone Number: (212) 578-2975
Fax: (315) 792-6603 / (315) 792-6802
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 6512
Utica, NY 13504-6512