The Ohio Senior Health Insurance Information Program (OSHIIP), a division of the
"Our aggressive statewide efforts have begun and we are excited to help Ohioans as they make decisions about
This past year, the 13th Obamacare co-op closed ahead of the 2017 open enrollment period. In June,
"For the on-exchange and off-exchange open enrollment, if you are enrolled by
Outside the Open Enrollment Period, you generally can enroll in a health insurance plan only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period. You're eligible if you have certain life events, like getting married, having a baby, or losing other health coverage.
Job-based plans may have different open enrollment periods. Check with your employer. You can apply and enroll in
* Stay on or return to Original Medicare and shop for a stand-alone Part D prescription drug plan.
* Select a Medicare Advantage Plan, which provides comprehensive health benefits, typically including drug coverage.
* Determine if their existing coverage will continue to meet their health insurance needs.
Attendees can also learn more about recent
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