November 1st was the first day of Health Insurance Open Enrollment for 2016. The tax for not having a Qualifyed Health Plan (QHP) in 2016 has increased to 2.5% of your household income and a family of 4 can expect to pay up to 7.5% of their income for NOT buying a QHP. Open enrollment ends December 15th for a January 1, 2016 start, but will continue to the end of January for a March 1st start.
Here are some healpful tips to navigate your options:
- 1. If you are taking any kind of prescription medication, check to see if it is covered under the health plan’s formulary.
Consumers can sign up for Medicare Advantage health coverage or Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage from now through Dec. 7. Give us a call to set up and appointment (520) 721-4848, or come to one of our Medicare Seminars. We represent a wide vary of carriers to choose from and we can help you choose the one that suits you the best!