Open Enrollment



Important dates for 2017 enrollment:

November 1, 2016: Open Enrollment starts  Рfirst day you enroll in 2017 Marketplace plan
January 1, 2017: First date 2017 coverage can start
January 31, 2017: 2017 Open Enrollment ends


Important Note: If you don’t enroll in a 2017 plan by January 31, 2017, you can’t enroll in a health insurance plan for 2017 unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

Health Insurance Companies Selected for 2017

The selected companies are:

Anthem Blue Cross of California Blue Shield of California
Chinese Community Health Plan Health Net
Kaiser Permanente L.A. Care Health Plan
Molina Healthcare Oscar Health Plan of California
Sharp Health Plan UnitedHealthcare Benefits Plan of California (new for 2016)
Valley Health Plan Western Health Advantage


Selected health insurance companies represent a mix of major insurers and smaller companies, regional and statewide doctor and hospital networks, and for-profit and nonprofit plans. They deliver excellent value and choice with affordable premiums, a wide choice of benefit levels and good access to doctors and hospitals in all areas of the state.

Enrollment deadlines
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