Open Enrollment – the period during which you can enroll in or change an existing health insurance plan – can be confusing. With deadlines to follow, health terms to know, and health plans to choose from, the process itself can be intimidating. That’s why we’ve listed the most important dates to know below. In addition, you can follow our Open Enrollment countdown on our Facebook page to stay updated and informed.
October 15, 2017: Medicare Open Enrollment Begins
Between October 15, 2017 and December 7, 2017, those eligible for Medicare can enroll in a Medicare plan or make updates to their current plan. Want to enroll in a plan? Call 877-871-9850 to enroll in a plan.
November 1, 2017: Open Enrollment Begins
Between November 1, 2017 and December 15, 2017, you can enroll in a health plan that will begin providing coverage as early as January 1, 2018. Want to talk to a licensed agent about your options? Give us a call at 877-871-9850.
December 7, 2017: Medicare Open Enrollment Ends
If you need coverage outside of Open Enrollment, see if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.
December 15, 2017: Open Enrollment Ends
January 1, 2018: Health coverage begins as long as you’ve paid your first premium.
This blog post is for educational purposes only. If you’re interested in Medicare coverage, please visit GoMedicare.com.