The 2023 Open Enrollment Period will start on November 1st and end on December 7th, with a plan effective date of January 1st.
What is the Open Enrollment Period (OEP)?
Open Enrollment is the only time during the year when consumers can sign up for a new ACA compliant MarketPlace healthcare coverage or make changes to their existing MarketPlace coverage: This includes adding or dropping coverage, changing their level of coverage, or switching to a new health plan.
What is MarketPlace coverage?
The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also commonly nicknamed and formerly and commonly known as as “Obamacare”, “Trumpcare” and now “BidenCare”is a federally established public healthcare exchange, where Americans can purchase ACA compliant health insurance through a federal marketplace exchange , or through their state-based exchanges.
What is a special enrollment Period or (SEP)?
A Special Enrollment Period (SEP) is a time outside of Open Enrollment when you can sign up for health insurance if you qualify. You may qualify for a SEP if you experience certain life events, such as getting married, having a baby, or losing other health coverage.