The open enrollment period for 2018 begins on November 1 and ends on December 15. This year the time to make changes and/or enroll has been reduced to 45 days. Once open enrollment ends, you must qualify for a special enrollment to enroll or change plans. If you have questions or find the task to […]
The Individual Marketplace created by the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act.
I’m teaming up with Enroll America to help make as many Memphians aware of the benefits of getting health insurance on the Federal Marketplace. Enroll America is a nonprofit, nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization focused on one goal: maximizing the number of Americans who are enrolled in and retain health coverage. I will be there to explain […]
There has been a lot of recent news about the City of Memphis Retiree Health plan and the cities decision to to eliminate the premium subsidies for many of its retired employees. Because the premiums will be so large, some retirees may be better off switching to individual coverage. When considering other coverage it […]
There has been a lot of debate recently about the pros & cons of immigration reform. It has been said that Eric Cantor’s recent loss to Dave Brat in Virginia may doom any chances for immigration reform in the near future. Nevertheless there is still a strong effort to pass an immigration reform bill. Rather […]
Take care when dropping your dental coverage on the Marketplace. If you don’t you may accidentally lose your health insurance coverage. Below is a note that I received from Humana this afternoon regarding people who purchased both Medical & Dental plans on the Federal Marketplace. Due to a system limitation of the Federal Marketplace, when […]