Obamacare Health Insurance Qualifying Life Events – 1
Open enrollment has ended, but did you know that you might still be able to enroll in Obamacare coverage and even qualify for health insurance subsidies in North Carolina? The open healthcare exchange closed at the end of March, but enrollment is always open to those experiencing qualifying life events.
For 30-60 days following a change is family status or loss of other health coverage, you can sign up for Obamacare health insurance in North Carolina. These qualifying life events can include
- Losing employer-provided health insurance
- Moving into North Carolina
- Aging off of a parent’s plan (at age 26)
- Expiration of COBRA
- Losing a job
- Leaving incarceration
- Birth of a child
- Adopting a child
If you are going through one of these qualifying life events, you can participate in a special enrollment period. Time is limited, so it is important to begin the enrollment process as soon as possible.
Major life changes can be overwhelming, but health insurance doesn’t have to be. If you have experienced a qualifying life event, we can help. Give us a call to learn more about your health insurance options in North Carolina.