OBAMACARE - open enrollment continues
Haywood County, NC — So far, almost 2 million Americans have reportedly enrolled in the new Affordable Health Care program. "We are in the middle of a sustained, six-month open enrollment period that we expect to see enrollment ramp up over time, muck like other historic implementation effords we've seen in Massachuesetts and Medicare Part D, " Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Adminstrator Marily Tavenner wrote on the HHS blog.
The next important date in the process is March 31. If individuals are not enrolled by that date they will face a tax penalty if they remain uninsured.
If you have questions about getting enrolled or would like additional information, please contact me. Jennifer M. Best, agent NC Farm Bureau Haywood County and Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC 828-452-1425.