On Monday, March 26, CIR members joined a coalition of healthcare providers across the country celebrating the second anniversary of the signing of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. As the Supreme Court began to hear three days of oral arguments challenging the constitutionality of the legislation, CIR physicians rallied outside of the court in support of making healthcare coverage more secure for working families.
Your Uninsured Patients May be Eligible for Free or Lower-Cost Healthcare
Here are the dates you need to keep in mind!
November 15, 2014: Open Enrollment begins. Apply for, keep, or change your coverage.
December 15, 2014: Enroll by the 15th if you want new coverage that begins on January 1, 2015. If your plan is changing or you want to change plans, enroll by the 15th to avoid a lapse in coverage.
February 15, 2015: This is the last day you can apply for 2015 coverage before the end of Open Enrollment.
For more information, or to apply or change coverage, tell your patients to go to the following websites:
New Jersey: www.healthcare.gov
New Mexico: www.bewellnm.com
New York: www.nystateofhealth.ny.gov
Washington DC: www.dchealthlink.com
For more information on what’s next for the Affordable Care Act, go to cirseiu.org/healthreform