Category: Enroll NE

October Newsletter – 1 Week Until Open Enrollment

HIGHLIGHT Help get the word out about Open Enrollment! Read more about this Kaiser Health News chart HERE. Wait, we hosted a webinar on awareness last week! Watch the replay HERE or get more information at EnrollNebraska.org/EEG. UPCOMING EVENTS If you know about health care-related and/or outreach and enrollment events happening in your area, visit our events page and enter… Read more →

Open Enrollment in Health Insurance Marketplace starts November 1

Open Enrollment in Health Insurance Marketplace starts November 1 Nebraskans can find free, local help signing up for health coverage   More than 84,000 Nebraskans found affordable health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace during the 2016-17 open enrollment period, with 90 percent of customers last period receiving tax credits to make their plans more affordable. Nebraskans will again have… Read more →

SEPTEMBER Newsletter – 1 MONTH Until Open Enrollment

HIGHLIGHT Enroll Nebraska Pre-OE5 Huddle Webinar Ready for the big show? Come hear how Enroll Nebraska will be supporting YOU throughout Open Enrollment 5! We’ll cover current events, relevant messaging, Enroll Nebraska sponsored events, campaigns and media. It’s a new year with many new challenges. Let’s take an hour to come together and talk about how we can meet them… Read more →

Assister Lessons from New Race / Ethnicity / Language Data for 2017 Health Insurance Marketplace

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a wealth of never-before-seen data on consumers applying for health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace this past week. From the data, we can draw some basic conclusions about Nebraska’s applicant population and hopefully inform our outreach and education for Open Enrollment 5 (2017-2018). In 2017, 70,778 adults selected marketplace plans… Read more →

Thank you, Enroll America!

I became the statewide coordinator for the Enroll Nebraska coalition just before the start of the ACA’s second open enrollment period in 2014. The ACA had been through a rocky first enrollment period, and there was much to prove in the upcoming few months. Looking back, I was lucky to have one of my first meetings with coalition leadership be… Read more →

Open Enrollment 2017 Final Report: Nebraska’s Success

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final report for the 2017 Affordable Care Act (ACA) enrollment period (including additional data) this past week. The data shows that Nebraskans continue to value and benefit from the quality insurance provided through the ACA, even amidst the national uncertainty surrounding the law. Nebraska enrolled 84,371 individuals in health coverage… Read more →

United Way 2-1-1 and Enroll Nebraska team up for enrollment success

Note: This is a guest post by Enroll Nebraska intern Tori Olson.   Enroll Nebraska partnered with United Way of the Midland’s 2-1-1 Call Center for the Health Insurance Marketplace open enrollment period from November 2016 – January 2017. When callers accessed the free referral service by phone, 2-1-1 played an automated message suggesting the caller ask their live receptionist… Read more →