Millions of Americans can still get quality, affordable care. This year, 8 in 10 shoppers can find a plan for less than $75 per month.
Since Open Enrollment for health care began on November 1, enrollment has surged across the country. Over 600,000 people selected a plan through HealthCare.gov, the federal marketplace, in the first week of Open Enrollment. In Washington State’s Exchange, website traffic on Washington HealthPlanFinder increased 24% and enrollments increased by 50% over the same period last year. (Source: “Insurance Coverage Sign-ups Surge After Open Enrollment Begins” posted on NoHLA.org.)
Open Enrollment continues until January 15 but people must sign up by December 15 for coverage beginning on January 1.
Open Enrollment for off-Exchange plans ends December 15. Read more about why you should enroll sooner rather than later on Northwest Health Law Advocates blog.
Check out our Resources page for information on health care options in Washington State.