Tuesday’s Tip

#GetCovered : 2020 Open Health Care Enrollment Info Nov.    26, 2019

The deadline for Open enrollment in NY State is extended to: Nov 1, 2019 through Jan 31, 2020 (The renewal deadline is Dec 15, 2019)

Enroll ONLINE – Visit www.healthcare.gov for English or https://cuidadodesalud.gov for Spanish.

Online tutorial:

 Using Healthcare.gov to Enroll in Health Insurance – https://digitallearn.org/courses/using-healthcare-gov-to-enroll-in- health-insurance – 4 Activities, 18 minutes, Intermediate level.

FAQs about Enrolling in Health Insurance:

 FAQs: Health Insurance Marketplace and the ACA provided by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) Health Reform – https://www.kff.org/health-reform/faq/health-insurance- marketplace-aca/

Enroll BY PHONE -Call the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596 (TTY 1-855-889-4325) for free help in your language.

What You Need to #GetCovered

To enroll in a health insurance plan at HealthCare.gov, you’ll need:

  •   A Social Security card or Permanent Resident Card
  •   Proof of income, such as a W2, 1099 form or paystub, and your

    employer’s address and phone number

  •   A list of your current doctors and medicines
  •   To create a Marketplace account

    Why should I consider HealthCare.gov?

  •   Free preventive health care
  •   Coverage in case of an accident
  •   Lost job-based coverage or unemployed
  •   Coverage for new infant, adoption or foster care
  •   Recently moved and changing care provider
  •   Green card or immigration status change
  •   Change in marital status
  •   Self-employed, with no health plan
  •   Qualify for Medicare