HealthCare.gov - Your Connection to Quality, Affordable Health Insurance
Because of the Affordable Care Act, New Jerseyans can enroll in quality, affordable health plans in the health insurance marketplace at HealthCare.gov. All plans offered on HealthCare.gov must cover a comprehensive set of benefits, and most people who enroll will be eligible for financial assistance to make coverage even more affordable.
Despite what you may have heard, the Affordable Care Act is the law of the land, and HealthCare.gov is open for business and ready for you to shop, compare, and enroll in a plan that meets your needs and budget. If you sign up for a plan on HealthCare.gov, you are guaranteed coverage through the end of 2018, as long as you continue paying your premiums.
Get ready to take action: this year’s open enrollment period for 2019 coverage will begin on November 1, 2018, and end on December 15, 2018.
This page addresses some frequently asked questions about enrolling in coverage on HealthCare.gov. Local, in-person assistance may also be available. In addition, you may call the Marketplace Call Center at 1-800-318-2596, which is available 24 hours a day and seven days a week, except for Thanksgiving. New Jerseyans can also visit GetCovered.NJ.gov to find local enrollment assistance.
Open Enrollment 2018: The Basics