Moving can seem like one never-ending to-do list. Moving van? Check. Boxes packed? Check. New health insurance?… um, what? Depending on how far away you’re moving, you may have an opportunity to look into new health insurance options.
A change of address may be a qualifying event that opens up a short special enrollment period when you can select a new individual health insurance plan. Your move is a qualifying event if you are:
* For a permanent move to be eligible as a qualifying life event, your existing coverage must be minimum essential coverage (MEC).
Replacing your health insurance coverage can easily get lost in the chaos of moving. Don’t let that happen! You have only 60 days from the date you move to apply for new coverage.
Start with a quick, short call to one of our friendly Product Advisors at 1-800-273-8115. We can help you find new coverage in next to no time.
Short Term health insurance, also called Temporary insurance or Term health insurance, may be just the thing to get you to that next Open Enrollment period. It’s designed to bridge gaps so you’re covered until you decide on a long-term health care solution. Learn more about Golden Rule Insurance Company Short Term health insurance.1
1. Determine what type of plan you want
2. Look for coverage that meets your health care needs
3. Figure out your health care budget
4. Know the cost benefits of in-network care
1 Short term health insurance does not qualify as minimum essential coverage as defined in the Affordable Care Act and may not cover all Essential Health Benefits in your state. Signing up for this coverage may result in a tax penalty. Plans are subject to medical underwriting, and do not cover preexisting conditions.