11/10/2014 10:14:43 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Jenni Bowring-McDonough
Media Relations Coordinator
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The MNsure online enrollment system will go offline on Monday, November 10, 2014, at 6 p.m. and will remain offline until Thursday, November 13, 2014, at 6 a.m. The scheduled maintenance period will allow for critical updates to prepare for the 2015 open enrollment period.
MNsure's homepage and public information site will remain online during this period. The MNsure Contact Center will also be open during regularly scheduled hours.
Open enrollment for 2015 coverage begins November 15, 2014 and ends February 15, 2015. Minnesotans eligible for Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare can enroll year round.
Since the launch of MNsure, 370,968 Minnesotans have enrolled in quality, affordable coverage through MNsure. 55,879 are enrolled in a Qualified Health Plan, 234,698 in Medical Assistance and 80,391 in MinnesotaCare. As of May 2014, 95 percent of Minnesotans have health coverage - the highest percentage in state history.