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Anthem Protect

Short-Term Disability Insurance for
Federal Employees


of Americans can’t cover a $400 emergency without borrowing money or selling something.1


of disabling accidents and illnesses don’t qualify for workers’ compensation.2


is the average monthly Social Security benefit for disabled workers—less than minimum wage.3

Prepare for the Unexpected With
Anthem Protect

Life is full of surprises – not all of them welcome. If you’re injured or ill and can’t work, you need help to get you through a stressful time.

Anthem Protect short-term disability policies provide federal employees and their families with financial protection when they need it most.

Flexible Plans

Needs vary. We can customize a plan to meet your budget and life circumstances.

Quick-and-Easy Enrollment

Life’s busy enough. Our enrollment is simple and quick.

Guaranteed Coverage

If you’re an eligible federal employee, you can enroll during your new hire period or during annual open enrollment.

Flexible Benefits

Cover expenses.  Benefits are tax-free and you can use them for anything you need – like groceries, medications or mortgage payments – for up to 52 weeks.

Please note that Anthem Protect is not available in Georgia, Maine, New Hampshire or New York.

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