Maddox Insurance Agency
Insurance Agency in Memphis, Tennessee
When life changes, your health coverage and saving options may change too. If you’ve had a change, like you got married or moved to a new address, let the Marketplace know.
Certain changes are considered qualifying life events. There are 4 basic types:
These changes may affect the coverage or savings you’re eligible for. Also, you may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period to sign up for health insurance outside of Open Enrollment.
Having a baby qualifies you for a Special Enrollment Period to enroll in or change 2023 Marketplace coverage for you, your baby, and other household members.
As you get ready to move, it’s important to know that your new address may impact your health coverage options and savings. Don’t forget to update your Marketplace application to get the best plan for your household, and the right amount of savings.
Your next steps depend on where you move
When you move to a new state:
If you move within the same state:
All private health insurance plans offered in the Health Insurance Marketplace® must cover the same essential health benefits. Care in these 10 categories of services is covered by all Marketplace plans.
Specific services may vary based on your state’s requirements. Get more information on what Marketplace health insurance plans cover.
For the past few years, states had to continue your coverage in Medicaid (and in some cases the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)), even if your income or other factors changed that would typically make you ineligible.
States are now returning to normal operations, so they’ll recheck your eligibility for these programs again. If your state finds that your household income is now too high or other changes make you ineligible, you may lose your Medicaid or CHIP coverage.
If this happens, you have other options for health insurance.
Enroll now to get coverage that can start the first of next month.
Summer is here! With Marketplace coverage, you’re already in a great place to have a healthy summer. Learn more about how you can stay well this summer: