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[Need Health Coverage?]

The Marketplace Open Enrollment Period is now open from November 1, 2021, to January 15, 2022. December 15, 2021, is the last day to sign up for health insurance in the Marketplace for an effective date of January 1, 2022.

Health coverage is more affordable than ever with 4 out of 5 customers enrolling in plans for less than $10 a month. Additionally, there are more coverage options this season than last, with the average consumer being able to choose between six and seven insurance companies with plan options. Whether you are uninsured, don't get insurance through your job, or if you are looking to find health coverage at a lower cost - this Open Enrollment period is for you!

How can you find local help in your community?

  • Consumers can log in to and or call the Marketplace helpline at 1-800-318-2596 to fill out an application and enroll in a 2022 Marketplace plan. The Marketplace call center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Visit to find someone local to ask questions or to be contacted by a Marketplace-registered agent or broker. Consumers can request that a Marketplace-registered, state-licensed agent or broker in their area contact them directly for help applying and enrolling. Registered agents and brokers are able to set times when they're available and then reach out to consumers who expressed interest in assistance.


Content Archived: January 30, 2023