Think you don't need it? Think you can't afford it? Please think again.
Under the new health care law, thousands of Arkansans will qualify for free or low-cost
health insurance, and you'll qualify even if you already have health conditions.
Nearly 45,000 Americans die each year because they don't have health insurance.
Without health insurance, it's hard to find a doctor and even harder to pay for
Get insurance and get:
If you are shopping on the Health Insurance Marketplace, the Open Enrollment Period
ends on March 31, 2014. To sign up for a plan for 2014, you must enroll by this
date. Call us today at 1-866-283-4817 to get enrolled! We are here to help.
People with health insurance live longer, healthier lives. With insurance, you won’t
have to spend hours waiting in the emergency room when you’re sick. You’ll get the
best care from the best doctors. And, checkups and cancer screenings are free.
Here's what's covered:
How does it work?
The size of your household and how much money your household earns determines whether
you get free or very low cost health insurance.
You will qualify for free or low-cost health insurance if you are at or below
the following weekly or yearly incomes.
Note: If you earn minimum wage and work 50 weeks per year, 40 hours per week you
*Free or low-cost health insurance depends on the health plan you choose.
Here are a few examples:
You're single and make minimum wage, which is less than $15,282 a year or $300 per
week. You’ll qualify for free coverage.
You and your spouse have 2 children and together make at or less than $31,322 per
year or $625 per week. You will qualify for free coverage.
You are single and have 2 children and you make at or less than $39,060 per year
or $780 per week, you may still qualify for free coverage depending on the plan
you do choose.
Enrolling will be simple and easy.
Beginning October 1, 2013, you will be able to purchase insurance that goes into
effect as early as January 1, 2014. In the meantime, you can learn more by calling
us at 1-855-625-0451 (M - F, 8 am - 5 pm).
If you would like us to help you, please complete the information below.
Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross
and Blue Shield Association and is licensed to offer health plans in all 75 counties
of Arkansas. Copyright © 2001-2014 Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield