Sign up for health plans while healthcare.gov is offline
The federal open enrollment season is already shorter by 45 days — running only Nov. 1 to Dec. 15 — compared to past enrollment periods.
HealthSherpa.com is a reliable resource that allows people to sign up for Marketplace health care plans even while Healthcare.gov is offline on Sundays, from midnight to noon ET.
While Healthcare.gov is closed, HealthSherpa’s free website allows people to:
• Compare health insurance plans
• Enter zip codes to determine if they are eligible for subsidies
• Review a comprehensive Frequently Asked Questions page that answers common queries
• Enroll in Marketplace health care insurance plans
HealthSherpa partners with large employers, insurers and more than 18,500 insurance agents to support consumers searching for, enrolling in, and utilizing high quality, affordable health insurance coverage. Backed by leading investors, including Core Innovation Capital and Mitch Kapor (founder and CEO of Lotus, Kapor Center for Social Impact), HealthSherpa’s mission is to help every American feel the comfort and security of having health coverage. The company delivers innovation, technology, and customer service by real people to make coverage easier to understand, faster to sign up for and simpler to use.
Learn more at www.HealthSherpa.com.
Information from HealthSherpa.com.