Under the Affordable Care Act, open enrollment periods for individuals who are eligible to enroll in a Qualified Health Plan is as follows: For coverage starting in 2014, the Open Enrollment Period is October 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014. For coverage starting in 2015, the proposed Open Enrollment Period is November 15, 2014 – January 15, 2015. Please also note that Special Enrollment Periods outside of Open Enrollment are available to individuals if they experience certain events. (See Special Enrollment Period: https://www.healthcare.gov/glossary/special-enrollment-period/ and Qualifying Life Event: https://www.healthcare.gov/glossary/qualifying-life-event/ For more information on resources related to the Affordable Health Care Act, including locations of enrollment sites and bi-lingual enrollers, contact Sue Mullin at 631.725.0049 x232 or visit New York State’s Health Plan Marketplace at http://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/.
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