Report Incarceration Status Change
If you’re incarcerated (serving a term in prison or jail), you can’t use MNsure to buy a private health insurance plan. But after you’re released, you can.
Have this information ready when you report this change:
- If you or a member of your household have been released from incarceration, the date of release
- If you or a member of your household becomes incarcerated, the date of the incarceration
This change may qualify for a special enrollment period (SEP):
Getting released from serving a term in prison or jail can make you newly eligible for a private health plan during a SEP.
Documentation needed to verify release from incarceration.
How to apply for a SEP