How Can I Get Health Insurance Now?
Open Enrollment for 2019 Affordable Care Act plans ended on December 15, 2018.
In most cases, you would need to wait until the next Open Enrollment period starts on November 1, 2019 to change your health insurance plan or enroll in a new one.
Can you get health insurance at any time?
The private health insurance enrollment period typically runs from November 1st to December 15th. During open enrollment, the answer to the question “Can I buy health insurance at any time?” is generally yes, as long as you do it before the open enrollment deadline is over for individual health insurance.
Can I still get health insurance for 2019?
For most people, the deadline to enroll in or change a 2019 health insurance plan has passed. But you may still be able to enroll for 2019 two ways: with a Special Enrollment Period or through Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
Can you get health insurance after open enrollment?
The only way you can enroll in a health plan through the Marketplace outside Open Enrollment is if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. You can find these plans through some insurance companies, agents, brokers, and online health insurance sellers.
When can I get health insurance for 2020?
Dates and deadlines for 2020 health insurance
The 2020 Open Enrollment Period runs from Friday, November 1 to Sunday, December 15, 2019. If you don’t act by December 15, you can’t get 2020 coverage unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. Plans sold during Open Enrollment start January 1, 2020.