FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
In Utah, 37,816 people signed up for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace
Only two weeks remain before theenrollment deadline
Over two million consumers selected a plan in the Federally Facilitated Marketplace as of Nov. 28, 2015, including 37,816 in Utah.
“Americans who need health coverage starting have just two weeks remaining before the enrollment deadline,” Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said. “Whether you are enrolling for the first time or an existing customer who is shopping for the best plan for 2016, now is the time to visit HealthCare.gov or CuidadoDeSalud.gov. We’re encouraged by the number of people who are returning to the Marketplace or are seeking coverage for the first time. More than 2 million consumers have selected a plan and over 700,000 are new Marketplace consumers in the 38 states using the HealthCare.gov platform.”
As we near the deadline officials from HHS are available for print, radio and television interviews. To request an interview with an official from HHS, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Five Facts about Open Enrollment in Utah:
Open Enrollment for 2016 health coverage at HealthCare.gov began November 1, 2015, and runs through . Individuals who need coverage starting must sign up by the deadline. Consumers should visit HealthCare.gov or CuidadodeSalud.gov to review their coverage options, learn about what financial assistance is available, or to sign up or re-enroll in a plan that best meets their needs.
New HealthCare.gov Digital Press Kit: Download b-roll, stock photos, and find recent data releases. Bookmark this page now and visit often. The page will be updated with new images and resources as we progress through Open Enrollment.