Deadline Extended for Jan. 1st Health Insurance Coverage

You now have until December 17th, 2015 to sign up to receive health insurance coverage by January 1st, 2016.

The Community Health Care Center  has a certified assistor on-site to answer any questions or assist in the enrollment process.  Aime Houtz can be contacted at ahoutz@cascadecountymt.gov or 268-9721.

Because of the unprecedented demand and volume of consumers contacting the call center or visiting HealthCare.gov, the deadline is extended to sign-up for January 1 coverage until 11:59pm PST December 17. Hundreds of thousands have already selected plans over the last two days and approximately 1 million consumers have left their contact information to hold their place in line.
If you are interested in coverage by January 1st please visit  HealthCare.gov or call 1-800-318-2596, or if you are in need of assistance call Aime Houtz at 406-268-9721

 

If you are already signed u  You can utilize the marketplace through this Open Enrollment period (until January 31, 2016) to renew the marketplace insurance you selected last year, change plans or enroll for the first time.  Plans through the Health Insurance Marketplace change every year so it pays to check in and compare.  New plans may offer more of the services you need, include more doctors or save you money. Eight out of 10 people who enrolled in health insurance through HealthCare.gov qualified for financial help to make their monthly premiums more affordable.  In fact, most people can find health insurance plans available for $75 or less per month.