[1/26/17] Health Exchange Deadline Tuesday, January 31st

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If you still need to sign up for health or dental insurance through the Washington State Health Benefit Exchange your window to do so will be closing in less than a week…

012617 Health Exchange Deadline 1 :07 “…Health Plan Finder”

That’s Ben Spradling, Spokesperson with the Washington Health Benefit Exchange, who says that enrollment has been up significantly since the seasonal registrations began on November 1st

012617 Health Exchange Deadline 2 :15 “…coverage through us”

The Exchange has also seen an overall increase in sign ups from a critical demographic known as the “young invincibles”, defined as those individuals age 18 to 34 who are potentially lacking in proper coverage. Spradling says the Exchange has come up with some innovative ways to promote awareness among this group, including a new connection with a popular annual music festival in the state…

012617 Health Exchange Deadline 3 :21 “…Finder related prizes”

Spradling notes a 15% spike in the number of “young invincibles” who have enrolled in coverage over last year at this same time. State residents who secure insurance by the 10:00 p.m. deadline next Tuesday, January 31st will see their coverage begin on March 1st. There are few, if any exceptions granted for those that miss the sign up window.

By the way, the Sasquatch Music Festival runs from May 26th to May 28th at the Gorge Amphitheater in George.