January 2018 Newsletter

HIGHLIGHT Tax Resources are Here! Enrollment Assisters are great resources for the community. Extend a helping hand at tax time by directing your network to low-income tax prep assistance resources around the state! Enroll Nebraska Free Tax Prep Locator pdf IRS Health Law and Taxes webpage UPCOMING EVENTS If you know about health care-related and/or outreach and enrollment events happening… Read more →

December Newsletter

HIGHLIGHT Open Enrollment is Over – Let’s Celebrate! Did you get the message yesterday? We’re celebrating YOU, our lovely, embattled enrollment assisters January 4 at 1 pm Central via webinar. After all your hard work, don’t you think you deserve a break? Register for the Celebration Webinar HERE and don’t forget your rock n roll gear like our woodland friend… Read more →

November 2017 Newsletter

HIGHLIGHT Open Enrollment Numbers Nebraska is 49% ahead on enrollment numbers compared to last year. We’re in the top 10 for amount of growth over last year and all states have gained! 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 your event into our Submit… Read more →

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 →