Health Insurance Marketplace

The Health Insurance Marketplace is where people can learn about health coverage options and enroll in a health insurance plan.

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment for 2016 has ended. The next Open Enrollment Period for 2017 will begin in the fall of 2016.

Outside of Open Enrollment some people may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period if they have a life change such as getting married, having a child or losing other health insurance. More information about Special Enrollment Periods is available at www.healthcare.gov/coverage-outside-open-enrollment/special-enrollment-period/

If you think you may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period, you can apply at www.healthcare.gov or by calling the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596. For free in-person help with your application go towww.enroll207.com/locator or localhelp.healthcare.gov to find an assister near you.

For more information and assistance:

Contact: Susan Kring skring@mainemed.com

Click here for information from the American Academy of Pediatrics.