Deavila, Public Information Officer
RELEASE– December 21, 2015
Current CO-OP Members qualify for a Special Enrollment Period to enroll
and pay for a 2016 Health Insurance Plan
Carson City – Since
Nevada Health CO-OP plans are ending on December 31, 2015, current CO-OP
members qualify for a special enrollment period (SEP).
Current CO-OP members who have not enrolled in a new plan
for 2016, and would like to have coverage effective January 1, 2016, have until
December 31, 2015 to enroll in a new plan and pay their first month of premium.
CO-OP members must contact the Federally-Facilitated
Marketplace (FFM) by calling 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325) to take
advantage of this special enrollment period. When calling the FFM, make sure to
identify yourself as a current Nevada Health CO-OP member who is eligible for
the special enrollment period and request that the operator check to see
whether you are eligible for this special enrollment period.
Members who have questions may contact the following
• Call Nevada
Health CO-OP at (855) 606-2667, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
NevadaHealthLink.com or call 1-855-768-5465 (TTY 1-855-853-8100)
• Email Nevada Health Link at: Contact@exchange.nv.gov
LocalHelp.HealthCare.gov to find personal help in your area.
About the Nevada Division of Insurance
The State of Nevada Division of
Insurance, a Division of the Nevada Department of Business and Industry,
protects the rights of Nevada consumers and regulates Nevada’s $11.9 billion
insurance industry. The Division of Insurance has offices in Carson City and
Las Vegas. In 2014, the Division investigated more than 2,800 consumer
complaints and recovered nearly $4 million on behalf of consumers. For more
information about the Division of Insurance, visit DOI.NV.GOV or download the
Division’s smartphone app NDOI Connect today in the Apple App Store and Google