Open Enrollment for Marketplace Insurance

DATE: October 30, 2018
TO: DeKalb County News Media
FROM: Lisa Gonzalez, Public Health Administrator

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Open Enrollment for Marketplace Insurance

DeKalb County Health Department encourages community members to schedule an appointment with our Certified Application Counselor for open enrollment in the Health Marketplace Insurance. Open enrollment for 2019 coverage begins November 1st through December 15th and DeKalb County Health Department is able to help you submit your application free of charge. Appointments can be made Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
If you previously were enrolled in Health Marketplace Insurance, you should receive your renewal notice and verification documents in the mail from the State of Illinois. These documents were to be sent from the state between October 15th-31st. To enable a successful application process please bring the following documents to your appointment:

• Current proof of address
• Current proof of income
• Photo I.D.
• Birth certificate
• Social security card
• Proof of citizenship
• Any other documents requested

December 15th is the last day of open enrollment and is the last day you can submit a Health Marketplace application for insurance. To make an appointment call Rocio Marungo, Certified Application Counselor, at 815-748-2498.

To learn more about the Healthcare Enrollment Assistance Program, visit http://health.dekalbcounty.org/EnrollDeKalbCounty/

For more information about the DeKalb County Health Department Services, visit health.dekalbcounty.org or follow us on social media.