Straightforward methods to arrange for 2019 Open Enrollment

Printed on September 13, 2018

Open Enrollment begins November 1. Right here’s what you are able to do now to make the applying course of smoother.

3 simple methods to arrange for 2019 Open Enrollment

  • Collect the whole lot you want earlier than you apply. If you apply for or renew your protection, you’ll be requested to offer family, earnings, and present protection data. Save your self time and stress by reviewing this Marketplace checklist (PDF) prematurely to be sure you have the whole lot you want.
  • When you have 2018 Market protection, assessment your present utility to ensure it is nonetheless correct. If it’s not, replace your utility with any earnings and/or family modifications. In the event you don’t replace your utility, you may not get the correct amount of premium tax credit score or different financial savings. Beginning November 1, you possibly can entry your pre-filled 2019 utility primarily based on the data you gave for 2018.
  • Set an Open Enrollment deadline reminder. Open Enrollment ends December 15. When you have a 2018 Market plan, you could be mechanically enrolled in the identical plan (or an identical one) for 2019 should you don’t act by the deadline. This will not be your best choice, so you should definitely evaluate all accessible plans. Mark December 15 in your calendar so that you don’t miss out on a plan that could be a greater match for you for 2019.