Step 4 to stay covered through the Marketplace: Choose a health plan

Published on December 5, 2014

If you bought a health insurance plan through the Marketplace in 2014, you’ll need to decide whether to renew your current plan or change plans for 2015. To get started, check out the 5 Steps to Staying Covered.
Step 4 to staying covered is to choose a health plan for 2015. You can keep the same plan you had in 2014 (as long as it’s still offered) or select a new one that better fits your needs. If you want to stay enrolled in your 2014 plan, use the 14-digit plan ID in the letter you get from your health plan.
Here are some things to remember as you choose your plan:
Take action by December 15, 2014 to make sure you have the right coverage for your needs starting January 1.
If you have questions, call the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596. TTY users should call 1-855-889-4325. You can also visit to find help in your area.