October 5, 2017
For Immediate Release
Jefferson County Community Health
Need Health Insurance? Open Enrollment
Runs November 1, 2017 through January 15, 2018
Port Townsend – Jefferson County Public Health is reminding everyone Open Enrollment through WAHealthPlanFinder begins November 1, 2017 and extends through January 15, 2018. Click here for local avenues to gain information and assistance as you select your Health and Dental Plans.
About Washington Healthplanfinder
Washington Healthplanfinder is an online marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses in Washington to compare and enroll in health insurance coverage and gain access to tax credits, reduced cost sharing and public programs such as Medicaid. The open enrollment period for Washington Healthplanfinder begins November 1, 2017 and extends through Jan. 15, 2018.
About Washington Apple Health
In Washington, Medicaid is called Washington Apple Health. Coverage is free and available year-round for those who qualify. Since the Affordable Care Act launched in October 2013, more people have access to preventive care, like cancer screenings, treatment for diabetes and high blood pressure, and many other health care services they need to stay healthy. Apple Health clients enroll and renew online using Washington Healthplanfinder. Apple Health is administered by the Washington State Health Care Authority.
Jefferson County Public Health
Always Working for a Safer and Healthier Community