Share ACA healthcare enrollment deadlines – coming right up!

2019-12-09T09:53:18-07:00December 9th, 2019|Action of the Day|0 Comments
Open enrollment for health care is ending soon! Have you signed up or renewed your coverage yet?
Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act Marketplace is open until December 15th!
Open enrollment is an important time — even for those who have enrolled before. Utahns should reassess their options to make sure they have a plan that’s right for them. As Utah’s market grows, there is more variety. This means that Utahns have more options to figure out what is the best fit for their budget, including $0 premiums and $0 deductibles for many. Some plans are also offering no-deductible office visits and other offerings that provide additional flexibility.
A reminder: the Affordable Care Act offers a wide range of FREE preventative care services. That includes things like immunizations, colonoscopies, mammograms, and birth control. This is an incredibly important part of health care and one of the benefits of Marketplace coverage!
Be sure to enroll, renew and spread the word to others today!

WHAT YOU CAN DO

  • Enroll or renew an ACA Marketplace plan here.
  • Remind others to enroll or renew by the DEADLINE ON DECEMBER 15!
  • Need assistance getting healthcare? See the resources below — and share with others!
Please note: Medicaid and CHIP offer year-round enrollment, so the December deadline does not apply to these programs.

Need assistance seeking healthcare?

Take Care Utah is available to provide free assistance for Utahns seeking health care via Obamacare or Medicaid. The Take Care Utah program helps families find the right coverage options, whether it is Marketplace or Medicaid. Call 2-1-1 to contact them TODAY to sign up. And spread the word to your friends and family: affordable coverage is out there, and help is available!

Take Care Utah’s health access assisters help people navigate the health care system, from enrolling them in insurance to helping them find a doctor. These assisters are a unique asset to the community. They meet people where they are, providing free enrollment assistance in libraries, recreation centers, the prison, schools, treatment centers, and more. People can call the office for any questions and to set up an appointment, 801-433-2299. Visit www.TakeCareUtah.org for the nearest enrollment assister site.

Take Care Utah is a program of Utah Health Policy Project.

[Adapted from UHPP]

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