How do I buy or change a plan during special enrollment?

Who is this for?

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If you need to buy health insurance or make changes to your coverage, this explains how you can do this during special enrollment.

Special enrollment offers a chance for people with individual coverage to buy or change their plan. If you've had certain changes in your life, like having a baby or getting married, you could qualify for special enrollment. This can occur during or after open enrollment.

Do I qualify for special enrollment?

You're eligible if you experience what's called a qualifying life event, like:

After a qualifying life event, you have a period of 60 days to change your plan or enroll in a new plan. You also may be able to select a plan up to 60 days in advance of some qualifying life events. Here's the complete list of qualifying events and supporting documents you’ll need.

Note: Blue Care Network HMO received a 5-star rating – Medicare’s highest possible rating for 2022. During this special enrollment period, Medicare members can switch to this plan. Our 5-star special enrollment page has more information.

I qualify for special enrollment. How do I buy or change a plan?

Ready to get a quote, choose a new plan or change your current coverage? To get started, select the link below that applies to you.

Note: If you get your health coverage through an employer, contact them about when you can change your plan. If you need information about Medicare enrollment, visit our Medicare site.