Open Enrollment is over
If not enrolled by March 31, 2014 you can only enroll under special circumstances such as, loss of job, divorce, birth of a child, etc. The open enrollment period for 2015 coverage is from November 15, 2014 to February 15, 2015.
Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollapalooza at the library
Plan to attend one of the all day events hosted by the Shawnee County Health Agency
On one Monday each month during the open enrollment period, Navigators and trained certified application assistors will be available at the library from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM to help interested citizens learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace and apply online.
The dates for the Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollapalooza at the library will be:
For local help with Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment at any time, contact Paige C. Ashley, Outreach and Enrollment Coordinator, (785) 251-2136, Shawnee County Health Agency, 1615 W. 8th Street, Topeka, KS 66606
Key dates for the Health Insurance Marketplace
Open Enrollment is the time when you can apply for a 2015 Marketplace plan, keep your current plan, or pick a new one.
Are you ready for the next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period?
Here are 4 key dates you should know:
- November 15, 2014. Open Enrollment begins. Apply for, keep, or change your coverage.
- December 15, 2014. Enroll by the 15th if you want new coverage that begins on January 1, 2015. If your plan is changing or you want to change plans, enroll by the 15th to avoid a lapse in coverage.
- December 31, 2014. Coverage ends for 2014 plans. Coverage for 2015 plans can start as soon as January 1st.
- February 15, 2015. This is the last day you can apply for 2015 coverage before the end of Open Enrollment.
Health Insurance Marketplace General Information
Get help. You can sign up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at HealthCare.gov
You can also sign up in Spanish at CuidadoDeSalud.gov.
You can call 1-800-318-2596, any time, any hour, and a trained representative will help you enroll.
Local help: Paige C. Ashley, Outreach and Enrollment Coordinator, (785) 251-2136
Shawnee County Health Agency, 1615 W. 8th Street, Topeka, KS 66606
What is the library doing to help?
Library staff cannot assist customers in completing the application or enrollment process, but can provide technology assistance in using the library’s public computers and printers.
Please direct questions and feedback on how the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library can improve our community partnerships to provide Shawnee County residents with the information they need to:
Lissa Staley, Health Information Librarian firstname.lastname@example.org
This page updated 10/108/2014