It is important to know that the enrollment for this year’s Obamacare insurance plan has taken place since November last year and many people who are yet to get enrolled in the insurance marketplace are expected to do so before January 31st. if you’ve lost your health coverage or you wish to shop for a different health insurance plan, the time to do it is now otherwise you will have to wait till another year. However, if you had already been enrolled for the 2016 healthcare plan and you wish to shop for another here are what will qualify you to do that unless you have to wait for another year.
What will qualify you to shop for a different Obamacare Plan?
- You are eligible when you get married or divorced in 2016.
- You are eligible to shop for a different healthcare plan if you have a new born child in 2016.
- You are eligible when you move to a different state or location in which your present plan will not be valid in your new area.
- You are eligible when you lose your previous health insurance coverage for a genuine reason or you lose your employer-based healthcare insurance.
In conclusion, this article is aimed to show you some factors that will qualify you to shop for a different healthcare plan when you are already enrolled. However, remember, this can only be done if you are eligible for that as indicated above, else you will have to cope with your present plan till the following year.