March 31, 2014
March 26, 2014
Find a FREE navigator to assist in the process of enrolling in an insurance plan by visiting GetCoveredIllinois.gov or by calling 866-311-1119866-311-1119.
March 25, 2014
On March 12, 2014, Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, reported that there would not be an extension to the Affordable Health Care deadline. However it was announced today that there will be a short extension.
March 14, 2014
I've been talking to some young college students recently. When I ask them about health insurance, many of them say that they are covered under their parents or through their four-year colleges. Not all young adults are covered but may feel that they do not need health insurance because they are young and healthy.
March 10, 2014
If you are looking for in-person assistance, Get Covered Illinois is hosting events across the state with extended hours. Some of the events start as early as 6:00 a.m. and some stay open as late as 8:00 p.m. To find an event near you visit the events page at Get Covered Illinois.
March 7, 2014
By February 1, 2014, over 88,000 people in Illinois have signed up for health insurance through the marketplace. Thirty-five percent of these are ages 55-64. The silver plan appears to be the most common over the past five months of open enrollment. For more detail and to see a quick view of enrollment by the numbers for Illinois, visit: