November 13, 2022
Health Insurance Marketplace® Open Enrollment Runs Through January 2023
Shopping for health insurance can be confusing and cumbersome. There are literally hundreds of websites offering information and help for anyone looking to obtain health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace®.
Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace runs Tuesday, November 1, 2022, through January 15, 2023. The official government website, HealthCare.gov, offers a Quick Guide to the marketplace offering information on the following topics:
- Tips about the Health Insurance Marketplace
- Getting a Health Insurance Marketplace plan: 4 steps
- Are you eligible to use the Marketplace?
- When can you get health insurance?
Sheridan Memorial Hospital has Patient Financial Advocates on staff ready to assist anyone needing help navigating the Marketplace.
SMH Financial Advocates can help you understand how the Marketplace works; help with reviewing coverage options, first-time enrollment and re-enrollment. Depending on each individual’s eligibility, there are plans to help cover prescriptions, hospital stays, doctor visits and more. Some individuals may even qualify for a tax credit to help individuals afford health insurance coverage.
There is no charge for assistance from SMH Patient Financial Advocates.