The Health Insurance Marketplace is where you and your family can shop for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. To assist you with this often difficult process, Greene County General Hospital is proud to offer Patient Navigators through our partners at ASPIN Health Navigators and PACE Community Action Agency.
Pace’s expert team of Navigators work out of the Hospital and are ready to help. Navigators work regular office hours but have the flexibility to work off-hours to accommodate your buys schedule. To schedule an appointment, call the Hospital at (812) 847-5255, or contact Pace Navigators directly at (812) 890-2322.
Dates to Remember
November 1: Open Enrollment begins.
December 15: Open Enrollment ends.
December 31: 2017 Marketplace Plans end coverage.
January 1: 2018 Marketplace plans begin coverage
Open Enrollment is the ONLY time to enroll in a plan, change plans or apply for cost assistance for the ENTIRE year.
If you are already enrolled, it is important to check your coverage at this time. Not all plans auto-renew, and it may be necessary to renew or change your coverage.
Qualifying events may allow you to enroll outside of Open Enrollment. These events include:
If you qualify, you have a 60-day period to enroll.
You are considered to have health insurance coverage if you have:
Some other kinds of coverage qualify. Please ask your Navigator for more information.
If you fail to enroll in some kind of health coverage, you should expect to pay a fee on your income taxes.