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 […]
Describes when a person is eligible to enroll on the individual Marketplace.
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 […]
The Marketplace portal at healthcare.gov has been significantly improved. Since the beginning of December I have been able to successfully sign people up nearly every time. The process is still too difficult and confusing; however, it does work. The deadline to apply for a January 1 effective date has been changed to December 23 […]
Here are some important enrollment tips if you are considering applying for coverage on the Individual Marketplace. Should I apply for Coverage on the Marketplace? The Marketplace is the only way to get taxpayer subsidized insurance. You are generally NOT eligible subsidies if you are eligible for other coverage such as Medicare, Medicaid, or Employer […]
Here is a brief update on the enrollment process on the Individual Marketplace. Today, I was able to create an online account at Marketplace. Shortly after doing so, I received the message below. Welcome to the Health Insurance Marketplace!Now that you’ve signed up for email updates, you’re one step closer to getting the health […]