Minimum Essential Coverage



The type of coverage an individual needs to have to meet the individual responsibility requirement under the Affordable Care Act. This includes individual market policies, job-based coverage, Medicare, Medicaid, CHIP, TRICARE and certain other coverage.

Open Enrollment is over

You can now get Marketplace coverage for 2014 only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period or are applying for Medicaid and CHIP.

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