Scranton Primary Health Care Center Certified Application Counselors are available to assist you with the Health Insurance Marketplace. Please call our application counselors at 570-344-9684, Option4, for assistance.
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD MARCH 15TH THRU APRIL 30, 2015
The purpose of the SEP is to enroll individuals who were unaware or didn't understand the implications of the fee for not enrolling in coverage, CMS will provide consumers with an opportunity to purchase health insurance coverage during this period. If you do not enroll during this period, you may have to pay a fee when you file your 2015 income taxes.
Those eligible must live in the state with a Federally-facilitated Marketplace and:
Currently not enrolled in coverage through the FFM in 2015,
Attest that when they filed their 2014 tax return, they paid the fee for not having health coverage in 2014 and,
Attest they first became aware of, or understand the implications of, the Shared Responsibility Payment after the end of the enrollment period (February 15, 2015) in connection with preparing their 2014 taxes.
THE SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD ANNOUNCED TODAY WILL BEGIN ON MARCH 15, 2015 AND END AT 11:59PM E.S.T. ON APRIL 30, 2015.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL US AT 570-344-9684, OPTION 4.