United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia

Time Critical-Open enrollment opportunity for Child Only Health Insurance Policies ends January 31

Posted over 6 years ago by Laura Searcy

Please help to get this information out to your organizations and patients. Time Critical

As a result of the passage of House Bill 1166 last year, all insurance companies who sell individual health policies in Georgia to also offer “Child-Only” individual health coverage beginning January 1, 2013. There is a limited open enrollment period ending January 31, 2013. Parents and guardians with uninsured children can apply for this coverage with guaranteed issue during this open enrollment period, even if the child has a pre-existing condition.

Please see the following link to the press release from the Insurance Commissioners office for more details. Click Here

Anything you can do to help get the word out about this limited open enrollment period that will help many uninsured children, especially those with medical problems, obtain needed coverage is appreciated.


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