Affordable Health Insurance Open Enrollment Starts Sunday

South San Francisco, CA   October 29, 2015   Submitted by County of San Mateo San Mateo County icon Everything South City

The 2016 enrollment period for Californians to sign up for affordable health insurance begins Sunday, Nov. 1.

Tens of thousands of San Mateo County residents will be able to join over four million people who now have affordable health coverage through California’s implementation of the Affordable Care Act and Covered California, the State’s health insurance marketplace.

The San Mateo County Health System estimates that more than 29,000 county residents ages 18-64 still need affordable health coverage and may qualify for financial help.

Select County and State health coverage programs are available regardless of immigration status. Call 650-616-2002 or see smcgov.org/healthcoverage for more information. Enrollment counselors are available to help you. Bilingual enrollment assistance is available at offices in the following cities:

Belmont
Daly City
East Palo Alto
Half Moon Bay
La Honda
Pescadero
Redwood City
San Mateo
South San Francisco

Enrollment for Covered California health coverage for 2016 begins November 1, 2015.
Enrollment counselors are available to help you. Call (650) 616-2002 for free, confidential, in-person application help; make an appointment to talk to a local specialist; and find more information on enrollment times and locations in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Tagalog.

Insurance keeps you healthy and financially covered when you need it most. You may qualify for financial help! If you earn up to $47,080 annually or if your family of four earns up to $97,000 annually.

Visit www.smcgov.org/HealthCoverage for more information about enrolling in health coverage in San Mateo County.
You can apply online or on the phone:
In-Person Enrollment Locations in San Mateo County

In person locations include the South SF Clinic 306 Spruce St., South San Francisco which is open M-F 8:30am – 5pm For more information contact(650) 616-2002 Spanish, English

For a list of more locations please CLICK HERE

 

 

 

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