Category: Covered Califonia

Covered California Extends Deadline for Enrollment Due to Technical Difficulties

Please read the important message, below.  RealCare agents are certified with Covered California and can help you get enrolled.  Contact us at (800) 939-8088, Ext. 202. MESSAGE FROM COVERED CALIFORNIA  March 31, 2014 Record-setting numbers of people trying to sign up for Covered California™ health insurance plans overwhelmed the system on the final day of open enrollment, prompting the exchange to allow consumers who had...

Individual & Covered CA Health Plan Enrollment Deadlines

4/2/14 - This just in... Covered California has extended the deadline for applications through a Certified Agent or other certified individuals until 4/15/14.  See our Covered CA blog post for more info. Some individual health plans have extended their deadlines for enrollment as well.  If you haven't applied yet, don't give up!  Contact us at (800) 939-8088, Ext. 202. ### If you are still evaluating...

Covered CA Update 1-26-14

Here is an update we sent to our Covered CA clients on 1/26/14.  Many of you will find this helpful as several items have come up over the last couple of weeks: 1.  Payments:  The final dates to make payments for January 1st coverage have changed frequently because health plans were unable to issue billing statements in a timely fashion.  The deadlines for January payments have been...

Need a new health plan GUARANTEED for 2/1/14?

If you have not yet enrolled in a health plan for 2014, or still need to change plans, NOW is the time to enroll!  The deadline to enroll for a 2/1/14 effective date is JANUARY 15, 2014.  Your application must be submitted, and a plan selected, NO LATER THAN JANUARY 15TH in order to be processed for a 2/1/14 effective date.  The best way to...

Prescription Drug Benefits and your new 2014 health plan

If you enrolled for a new health plan for 2014 you probably don't have new ID cards yet.  And, if you're taking medication, you may be needing to get a refill or a new prescription soon.  What do you do if you don't have your new ID number? 1.  If you purchased a Covered CA plan with Blue Shield of California, we've been told that...