COBRA coverage and the Marketplace

If you have COBRA continuation coverage from a job you’ve left, you can keep it. In some cases, you can buy a Marketplace health plan instead. COBRA and the Health Insurance Marketplace When you leave a job for any reason, you may be able to keep your job-based health coverage for a period, usually up […]

COBRA Beneficiaries Get Special Enrollment Opportunity on the Exchanges

BY: LAURA KEREKES JUNE 5, 2014 On May 2 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced a special enrollment period giving COBRA beneficiaries the chance to switch to an individual policy option through the Affordable Care Act exchanges. The special enrollment period runs through July 1, 2014. See related: NAHU advocates for more special enrollment […]