10/26/2020 10:18:20 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ST. PAUL, Minn.—Minnesotans can enroll in comprehensive health insurance coverage through MNsure.org beginning this Sunday, November 1, at 8 a.m. through December 22, 2020. MNsure’s open enrollment period is the time for Minnesotans to enroll, renew or change private health insurance. Plans selected during the open enrollment period will have a January 1, 2021, effective date.
“MNsure is the only place Minnesotans can access financial benefits that help lower the cost of health insurance and compare plans side-by-side to make sure you’re getting the coverage that meets your needs,” said CEO Nate Clark. “But we also know it can be tough to know where to start. That’s why MNsure has a number of ways to get assistance with the enrollment process. We are here to help.”
Free help from an expert assister—
MNsure-certified brokers and navigators provide free enrollment help through virtual meetings, phone appointments or in-person meetings that follow the Minnesota Department of Health’s COVID-19 safety guidelines. Find the option that works for you at /help/find-assister/index.jspMNsure.org/help/.
Extended Contact Center hours—
Beginning November 1*
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (until 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday & Thursdays)
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
*Contact Center will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on November 1
MNsure's Contact Center can be reached at 651-539-2099 or 855-366-7873.
MNsure's /help/contact-us/email-form.jsponline help form can provide answers to some of your questions. Additionally, MNsure enrollees can /acct-access/sign-in-check.jsplog in to their account and verify their /current-customers/manage-account/status/index.jspenrollment status for 2020 private plan coverage, easily adjust the amount of tax credits applied to their monthly premium, or disenroll in coverage without having to make a phone call.
More questions? Use /help/customer-service/index.jspMNsure's customer service guide to get information on common topics and where to get additional help.
“The COVID-19 pandemic puts a spotlight on the importance of having health insurance,” said Clark. “Minnesotans can enroll in a comprehensive health plan through MNsure.org starting November 1 for a little more peace of mind during this uncertain time.”
Please note: Individuals looking for coverage will need to wait to enroll in 2021 coverage until November 1 at 8 a.m. Central time. More information can be found on MNsure.org.
MNsure is Minnesota's health insurance marketplace where individuals and families can shop, compare and choose health insurance coverage that meets their needs. MNsure is the only place you can apply for financial help to lower the cost of your monthly insurance premium and out-of-pocket costs. Most Minnesotans who enroll through MNsure qualify for financial help.