What you should know
Most Americans must now have health insurance. If you need insurance, you can buy a new plan through Covered California.
- Apply online through www.coveredca.com or by calling 1-800-300-1506.
- You may qualify for premium assistance or for low-cost Medi-Cal.
- The open enrollment period for 2016 health coverage ended January 31, 2016 (but if you started an application, you have until February 6th to complete it).
- You can apply at other times of the year if you had a big life change or lost your insurance.
- You also can apply for Medi-Cal anytime.
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