2021 Healthcare Open Enrollment

Health Insurance Marketplace General information

  • Open enrollment begins November 1, 2020
  • Open enrollment ends December 15, 2020
  • Plans purchased between November 1 and December 15 will take effect on January 1, 2021
  • Here is a quick guide to the Health Insurance Marketplace: https://www.healthcare.gov/quick-guide/

Sign up 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at HealthCare.gov (en Espanol: CuidadoDeSalud.gov)

Call 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325) to speak with a trained representative, who can help you enroll. This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Check out NJ specific information on the Get Covered NJ website:

More general information is located here, with links to FREE program events and assistance by county: Center for Family Services Navigator Exchange Program

The New Jersey State Library also has a website to guide you to NJ-specific healthcare information.

Follow this link to identify a local agent/broker or trained assistant to help you enroll: Find Local Help

Answers to commonly asked questions: https://www.healthcare.gov/get-answers/

Find out if you are eligible for NJ Family Care, New Jersey’s publicly funded health insurance program. Qualified NJ residents of any age can check eligibility for free or low cost health insurance here: http://www.njfamilycare.org/who_eligbl.aspx