FARMINGTON – Open enrollment for 2022 health coverage will be different this year, as individuals and families in Maine will be able to use the marketplace called “CoverME.gov” to explore health plan options, and purchase and purchase insurance with many eligible for federal financial aid. make premiums more affordable.
Open registration begins November 1, 2021 and ends January 15, 2022. Community members will be able to use their old Healthcare.gov account information to log in and complete their new account setup on CoverME.gov.
For those who are already enrolled in a health insurance plan through HealthCare.gov and have chosen to have their coverage automatically renewed, their information, application, and 2022 coverage will automatically convert to CoverME.gov on November 1.
This year, individuals will be able to choose from 71 plans on the nationwide platform to review health coverage plans and estimated monthly cost by entering simple information such as age, zip code, and estimated income in 2022.
Anyone with questions regarding coverage or needing help enrolling can contact Patty Lovell of Western Maine Community Action at 860-4482 or email [email protected] or Ashley McCarthy of Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County at 779-2463 or by email at amccarthy1 @ fchn.org.
Free, impartial and confidential support is available virtually or in person throughout the state of Maine. For more information visit https://CoverME.gov