November 2018

Open Enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace - Begins

November 1

Open enrollment occurs from November 1 through December 15 each year. This is the time when people should look at the plans and enroll in coverage for the coming year. If enrolled during open enrollment, coverage will begin on January 1, 2019. If you miss this window of opportunity, you will have to wait until the next open enrollment period to get health coverage (there are special exceptions to this rule).


- Contact a Certified Application Counselor at a Community Health Center

- Go online to to create an account and complete the application

- Utilize the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596 - day or night, for personal assistance

- Contact a local insurance agent who can help with enrollments

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