Printed on February 10, 2014
Customers are making use of and enrolling in high quality, inexpensive well being protection day-after-day utilizing HealthCare.gov and State-based Marketplaces across the nation. Greater than 3 million have enrolled to date, and we hope hundreds of thousands extra will accomplish that by March 31, the tip of open enrollment.
From Saturday February 15, 2014 at 3:00PM till Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 5:00AM EST, the Social Safety Administration will conduct required, repeatedly scheduled techniques upkeep actions over the three day weekend. Throughout this era, verification of Social Safety Numbers and different associated information by way of the Information Companies Hub will likely be unavailable. All different companies of the Hub will likely be functioning as regular.
What this implies for you:
In case you have already accomplished your software and know what you qualify for: This doesn’t have an effect on you — you possibly can proceed purchasing and decide a plan to complete your enrollment.
If you’d like protection efficient March 1, 2014: You usually want to enroll by February 15. However, due to the upkeep window, you received’t be capable of discover out what you qualify for when you apply after 3pm that day. In the event you aren’t capable of full your enrollment on-line by February 15, name us at 1-800-318-2596 beginning on February 18 to request protection starting on March 1. We’ll work with you to get you coated.
If you’d like protection with a later efficient date: You may full your software throughout this time however received’t be capable of discover out what you qualify for in the course of the upkeep interval. Once you full your software, you’ll want to reserve it and return to HealthCare.gov on or after February 18 to seek out out what you qualify for, decide a plan, and full your enrollment.
Keep in mind, you’ve till March 31 to enroll in new protection throughout this 12 months’s open enrollment interval.