Health insurance enrollment for the ACA opens November 1
St. John’s Medical Center’s Wellness Department offers the
following tips for those interested in enrolling in Affordable Care Act
health insurance beginning January 1, 2019:
- The enrollment period for signing up for 2019 insurance through the Affordable
Care Act is from November 1 to December 15, 2018.
- Reviewing your application, rather than simply allowing the Marketplace
to re-enroll you, may save you money. Updating your information annually
ensures that you are receiving appropriate financial assistance from the
There are three ways to apply for health insurance coverage through the
marketplace: online, by phone, or in person. Details are available at
- If you have questions, certified marketplace navigators from the community
are currently offering free appointments to Teton County, WY residents.
Navigators can assist with the application process and help determine
a person's monthly premium through the healthcare.gov Marketplace.
Navigators provide one-hour appointments at Teton County Library on Thursday
evenings. Call the Library front desk at 307.733.2164, extension 1, to
schedule your appointment. A limited number of appointments are available
at St. John’s Medical Center, Monday through Friday, by calling
- Health insurance deductibles reset for all plans on January 1, 2019.
Media contacts: Karen Connelly, 307 739 7380,
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ABOUT ST. JOHN’S MEDICAL CENTER
St. John's Medical Center in Jackson, Wyoming, offers patient-centered
clinical excellence and community wellness services through a full-service
hospital, primary care, and specialty physician practices, and a long-term
care Living Center.
ABOUT ST. JOHN’S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
The mission of the
St. John’s Hospital Foundation is to broaden the community’s understanding of and support for St.
John’s Medical Center and to inspire philanthropy to improve the
health of our community. For more information about the Foundation, please
contact John Goettler at 307.739.7516 or