Starting this fall, Washington residents will have a new way to find, compare and enroll in health insurance. It's called Washington Healthplanfinder, and it gives individuals, families, and small business owners the confidence to choose the plan that best fits their needs and their budget. Washington Healthplanfinder offers:
1. Shop for health plans anonymously.
Individuals and families can begin the application process by entering basic information. Small business owners can select plan options for their employees. If you're not ready to fill anything out, you can browse and learn more about what is available.
2. Find out if you are eligible for financial help.
Based on your age, annual income and household size, Washington Healthplanfinder can determine if you are eligible for help paying for premiums and copays. Families of four making up to $94,200 can qualify for help.
3. Compare plans side by side.
It's easy to sort plans by cost, coverage, provider or any number of factors that are important to you.
4. Select a plan.
Once you've looked through your options, you can feel confident choosing the plan that best fits your needs and your budget.
5. You're covered.*
Now you can get the care you need. If an accident or illness strikes, a quality health plan can help protect you from financial hardship.
Find out how much your health insurance might cost and if you may be eligible for financial help by using our cost-estimate calculator.