Open enrollment for 2015 health plans ended February 15. The open enrollment period for 2016 individual health coverage begins November 1, 2015 and will run through January 31, 2016.
Qualifying life events:
If you experience certain
life events such as marriage, divorce, moving to another state, the birth or adoption of a child, or losing coverage you had through your employer, you may be able to apply outside of the open enrollment dates.
Your plan’s start date:
Depending on when you enrolled, coverage will begin on or after January 1, 2015. Application deadlines vary, depending on whether you purchase a plan directly though Premera or through Washington Healthplanfinder.
In Washington, you have three ways to shop, purchase, and enroll in a new health plan:
Whichever option you chose, Premera can help you:
Call us at 800-722-1471 with any questions.
What you should have on hand before you shop and enroll:
Open enrollment for 2015 individual plans ended February 15. But you may be able to enroll or change plans now if you experience a qualifying life event.