Important dates for 2017 enrollment:
|November 1, 2016:||Open Enrollment starts – first 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.
|For coverage effective on…||Complete enrollment by…||First payment must be received by…|
|January 1, 2017||December 15, 2016||updating|