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Clearing New Hurdles: Communities Prepare for Open Enrollment

Clearing New Hurdles: Communities Prepare for Open Enrollment

From November 1st to December 15th, individuals can sign up for coverage on their state’s Health Insurance Marketplace. During the ten-week 2017 Open Enrollment period, 12.2 million Americans got coverage through a marketplace plan and 550,000 of those Americans reside in the South. Open Enrollment marks a time when individuals not only seek health coverage, but also move forward in their personal and professional pursuits, with protection from the health obstacles that can, too often, turn into health tragedies.