The Birth or Adoption of a Child is a Special Enrollment Period
Have you just welcomed a new member to your family? Congratulations! The birth or adoption of a child are both qualifying life events.
This means that you are in a Special Enrollment Period. You can now to add your new family member to your health plan, switch to a different plan, or get your whole family enrolled in a qualified health plan, if you weren’t enrolled in a health plan before.
Special Enrollment Periods for the birth or adoption of a child are a little different if the child’s parent’s are not married.
There is a 60-day deadline to enroll after the birth or adoption. Get a quote here! If you have any questions, need help, or just prefer to speak with someone, feel free to call us at 877-279-7959.
Remember to have documentation of your qualifying life event with you when you apply for new coverage – whether you apply online or offline.