Open Enrollment Period
The period of time during which individuals who are eligible to enroll in a Qualified Health Plan can enroll in a plan in the Marketplace. For 2014 coverage, the Open Enrollment period ended March 31, 2014. The Open Enrollment Period for 2015 coverage is November 15, 2014 – February 15, 2015. Individuals may also qualify for Special Enrollment Periods outside of Open Enrollment if they experience certain events. (See Special Enrollment Period and Qualifying Life Event)
You can apply for Medicaid or CHIP at any time of the year.
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.