More Than 500,000 Americans Have Enrolled in Marketplace Coverage during Special Enrollment Period
This week, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra announced that more than half a million consumers have already signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov as a result of the Biden Administration’s Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.
Georgetown University Health Policy Initiative Highlights PA’s Marketplace
The Center on Health Insurance Reforms through Georgetown University Health Policy Institute published a report on Pennsylvania and New Jersey’s Inaugural Enrollment Period as a state-based marketplace.
New Guidance to Pennie Enrollment Assisters
Pennie’s Board of Directors approved a COBRA Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for those who are eligible for the COBRA subsidy under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and will receive 100% subsidy for their COBRA premium from April 1, 2021 to Sept. 30, 2021. The SEP will be available after the COBRA subsidy comes to an end.