Winona Health encourages community members to be aware of the 2018 Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period as it is significantly shorter than last year. Those who use the Health Insurance Marketplace will want to plan accordingly to ensure enough time to shop for coverage and not miss the deadline for signing up.
According to HealthCare.gov, the Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period is November 1, 2017, to December 15, 2017. Coverage for plans purchased during that period begins January 1, 2018.
Those signing up for plans through the Minnesota exchange, MNsure, will have an additional two weeks with the open enrollment period running November 1, 2017, to January 14, 2018.
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