Health Insurance Marketplace Information

Health Insurance Marketplace General Information

2020 important dates & deadlines

  • 2020 Open Enrollment starts November 1, 2020.
  • The last day to sign up for 2020 coverage is December 15, 2020.
  • Coverage for people who sign up during Open Enrollment starts January 1, 2021.
  • If you don’t act by December 15, you can’t get 2021 coverage unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

Note: All 2020 Marketplace plans end December 31, 2020, no matter when you enrolled.

For other essential enrollment information, get a quick overview of the Health Insurance Marketplace.

Enrollment Assistance 24/7

Get help. You can sign up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at

You can also sign up in Spanish at

You can find local assistance by searching at “Find Local Help” at

You can call 1-800-318-2596, any time, any hour, and a trained representative will help you enroll.

Online Resources

The Health Insurance Marketplace is the website for enrollment in a Qualified Health Plan; it also contains useful education and resource information.

The Kansas Insurance Department offers frequently asked questions about the Affordable Healthcare Act


What is the library doing to help?

Library staff are not certified to assist customers in completing the application or enrollment process, but can provide technology assistance in using the library’s public computers and printers.

This page updated 11/5/2020