It’s that time of the year again when people can sign up for health coverage with Heartland Health Services. Because of the shortened Open Enrollment period, it’s more important than ever that people understand their options and get the help they need. Professionally trained Assisters will be hosting “Heartland Health Services Get Covered Days” insurance enrollment event November 28, 2017 to help people in Peoria/Tazewell County sign up for affordable, quality health coverage.
At the event, individuals and families can meet for free with trained enrollment specialist to review coverage options, find out if they qualify for financial assistance, and sign up or re-enroll in a plan that meets their needs. In addition, Medicare Enrollments and Medicaid assistance will be provided.
When: November 28, 2017
Where: Carver Community Center
710 W. Third Street
Peoria, Il 61605
Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
What: Heartland Health Services Enrollment event to help people in Peoria/Tazewell County learn about their options.
Facts about Signing Up For Coverage
#1: Sign-up by December 15. Open Enrollment started November 1, 2017 but action must be taken by December 15, no matter if this is your first time getting covered or if you are returning to shop and save. Beat the rush and sign-up early.
#2: Those who choose to go without health insurance may have to pay a penalty. There is a minimum penalty of $695 for not having health insurance.
#3: Free help is available. If you have questions about signing up or want to talk through your options please contact a trained professional at 309.680.7632 to arrange a one-on-one appointment.
Contact: Michelle Sanders, Community Outreach Manager, 309.680.7621 for additional information.