This year's open enrollment period begins Friday, Nov. 1, and ends Sunday, Dec. 15. Coverage will be effective Jan. 1, 2020.
There are 220,461 Missourians who selected an exchange plan in 2019, and in 2020 every county in Missouri has at least one insurance carrier. The Cover Missouri Coalition has state-specific resources available for consumer assistance at CoverMissouri.org.
Preview 2020 Health Plans
2020 health plans are available to preview on healthcare.gov. This allows consumers to preview 2020 plans and prices before Open Enrollment begins.
American Hospital Association Digital Toolkit
America’s hospitals and health systems have long helped connect consumers with health coverage and will continue to do so as open enrollment gets underway. The American Hospital Association has a number of resources – including social media messaging, graphics and video – on aha.org/getcovered and in a digital toolkit to encourage enrollment and reduce the uninsured rate.
Cover Missouri released a set of talking points specific to Open Enrollment period number seven.
2020 Issuer Participation County Map
View the 2020 Issuer Participation County Map for plan year 2020.
Quality Rating Information Available
For the first time, HealthCare.gov will display quality rating information in states that use HealthCare.gov, expanding the information available for consumers in their decision-making when comparing health coverage choices. Under the five-star Quality Rating System, Exchange health plans are given an overall rating on a 1 to 5 scale, with 5 stars representing highest quality. The overall star rating is based on three categories: Medical Care, Member Experience and Plan Administration. View the Exchanges Quality Rating System fact sheet for additional information.