Buying affordable health insurance for 2019
- Open enrollment for 2019 coverage has ended, but if you have a qualifying event, you can still buy 2019 coverage.
- If you have a qualifying event,are still available.
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- For millions who can’t afford ACA-compliant coverage, could provide a temporary safety net
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- The Texas court ruling to overturn the ACA
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The Affordable Care Act’s annual for 2019 coverage has ended in all states. It’s the much-heralded end of open enrollment for most people in the individual market – but millions seeking coverage will still find that they’re not out of coverage options.
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Extended eligibility thanks to qualifying events
If you have a you may still have an opportunity to enroll in an ACA-compliant plan (or switch to a different plan) before open enrollment for 2020 coverage.
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- loss of other coverage
- a change in your subsidy eligibility
- a change in your citizenship status
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Alternatives to ACA-compliant coverage
Texas judge’s ruling does not change anything about 2019 coverage
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On December 14, 2018 – a little more than 24 hours before the end of open enrollment – a federal district court judge in Texas ruled that the entire ACA is unconstitutional. This was not unexpected, and his ruling had been anticipated for several weeks.
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The plaintiffs in the lawsuit (18 Republican attorneys general and two Republican governors) argued that because the ACA’s individual mandate penalty no longer exists after the end of 2018, the rest of the ACA is no longer constitutional. This is certainly a stretch, from a legal perspective, but the judge agreed with the plaintiffs.
Despite the headlines about the ACA being ruled unconstitutional, it’s important to understand that this case is far from over and could eventually make its way to the Supreme Court. Shortly after the ruling was announced, CMS Administrator Seema Verma that “the exchanges are still open for business” and that “there is no impact to current coverage or coverage in a 2019 plan.”
A guide to individual and family health insurance
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As much as we love the Affordable Care Act, we know as well as anyone that the individual health insurance market continues to be a source of confusion for many consumers.
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Since 1994, this website has been a guide for consumers seeking straightforward explanations about the workings of individual health insurance – also known as medical insurance. Within this site, you’ll find hundreds of articles loaded with straightforward explanations about health insurance – and the health law – all written by a team of respected Alfani Mens Birdseye Henley Shirt darkside S.
Our most popular resources include:
- a guide to Obamacare’s open enrollment
- a guide to ACA’s special enrollment periods
- (and a guide to the that trigger SEPs)
- our Obamacare premium subsidy calculator
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- a health insurance glossary
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- state-by-guides to the health insurance marketplaces
- an explanation of short-term health coverage options
Louise Norris is an individual health insurance broker who has been writing about health insurance and health reform since 2006. She has written dozens of opinions and educational pieces about the ProSphere Men's Bloomsburg University Structure Long Sleeve Tee (BU) for healthinsurance.org. Her are regularly cited by media who cover health reform and by other health insurance experts.