Salem Cover Oregon Application Fair - WALK-INS WELCOME
Monday, November 25, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PST)
Need health insurance starting Jan. 1? Get help applying for no-cost or low-cost health insurance at the Cover Oregon Application Fair. Cover Oregon staff and community partners can guide you through the application, and help you complete it.
Application Fair attendance is expected to be high, so there may be some waiting. Signing up for a time slot will help you avoid this, but walk-ins are welcome. Plan to be at the fair for at least one hour.
You can also get an application and fill it out at the fair--just plan more time for your visit.
Cover Oregon is urging Oregonians who need health insurance effective Jan. 1, 2014, to apply now. So don’t miss out on this opportunity.
For people who want a little more time to shop, open enrollment through Cover Oregon continues through March 31, 2014.
For a faster experience at the fair, start your application at home. Download and print the application from the home page of CoverOregon.com and fill out as much information as you can ahead of time. Then bring it with you to the fair. You can also get an application and fill it out at the fair--just plan more time for your visit.
What to bring:
You will need to bring the following information to complete your application:
• Social Security number (or Alien Resident number) for everyone who has one and who is applying for coverage
• Birth dates
• Employer and income information
• Other information such as alimony paid, student loan interest, educator expenses, IRA contributions and tuition/fees
• Any self-employment deductions
• Policy number(s) and plan name(s) for any current health insurance
• Information about health coverage available through an employer
What to expect:
Attendance is expected to be high, so there may be some waiting. Signing up for a time slot will help you avoid this, but walk-ins are welcome. Plan to be at the fair for at least one hour. Childcare will not be available on site, but we will have activities to help you entertain your children if you decide to bring them. If you have questions about what information you need to apply, call 1-855-CoverOR (1-855-268-3767) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
When & Where
Cover Oregon is a new online marketplace where Oregonians can shop for health insurance, choose from different health insurance companies to find plans that will fit their needs and budget, and access savings to help pay for coverage. Go to CoverOregon.com or call 1-855-CoverOR to learn more and get free help.