Archives: 2013

January 1st Effective Dates for Health Insurance

The deadlines for January 1st effective dates for health insurance is only 7 days away. If you are applying for any of the following plans for January 1st, you must submit your applications by 12/23/13: Covered California - Enter all information online, submit application AND pick your plan by 12/23/13.   Pay first premium by 1/6/14. Anthem Blue Cross Individual - Enter application data online and...

Covered California Application Update

Covered California has extended the deadline for applying for a January 1st effective date to 12/23/13.  The deadline for payment of your first premium is likely to be extended as well.  Currently when we log in we see deadlines for payment of 12/26/13, but also 1/7/14.  We have started the majority of the applications online and will start the rest over the weekend.  Once we've started...

2014 Health Insurance Updates - All Carriers

The combination of Open Enrollment for C.A.R., Covered California, and Individual & Family health plans; along with the technical issues that every vendor is experiencing, has caused chaos in our industry.  Agents are working diligently to enroll people, but carrier enrollment systems are crashing daily and the backlog of application processing is growing each day.  As a result, some carriers have announced an extension of...

C.A.R. Health Plans Open Enrollment Extended

Due to the very high call volume and complexity of the current health insurance marketplace, we're pleased to be able to extend the C.A.R. Health Plans Open Enrollment to December 23rd. If you are a current C.A.R. plan member, you may make changes, add dependents, or add coverage at this time. If you are not a current policyholder, now is the time to enroll! You...

Covered California Application Update

Greetings, We are working hard to input all paper applications we've received into the online Covered California system. Fortunately, the system is remaining fairly stable and we are making progress. If you submitted an application, keep an eye on your email for your confirmation from us. Many of you will be instructed to log in to the Covered California site to complete your application. This...