Nearly 7 Million Might Enroll Outside HIX Open Enrollment

Despite open enrollment for Affordable Care Act plans not starting until November 15, a new report estimates that nearly 7 million adults may be able to enroll through special enrollment periods.

August 21, 2014

Brian M. Kalish

Under the Affordable Care Act, Americans ages 18-64 who experience a qualifying life event may be eligible for a special enrollment period, outside the regular open enrollment period. Those life events include moving, getting married, having a child, or gaining citizenship.

Get access to this article and thousands more...

All Insurance Networking News articles are archived after 7 days. REGISTER NOW for unlimited access to all recently archived articles, as well as thousands of searchable stories. Registered Members also gain access to exclusive industry white paper downloads, web seminars, podcasts, e-books, and conference discounts. Qualified members may also choose to receive our free monthly magazine and any of our e-newsletters covering the latest breaking news, opinions from industry leaders and developing trends.

Already Registered?

Free Site Registration