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Access Health CEO visiting Stamford, Danbury sites as open enrollment starts...

The annual open enrollment period for Connecticut residents to shop, compare and enroll in health insurance coverage for the 2022 plan year is scheduled to conclude on Jan. 15, 2022.

Connecticut launches health info exchange; Access Health promises further reductions in...

AHCT participants will see an average health insurance savings per household of $116 per month, according to the organization's CEO.

Nearly 1 million residents have enrolled for insurance through AHCT

Nearly 17,500 Connecticut residents transitioned to HUSKY from private health insurance coverage, likely due to loss of income in 2020, during the most recent open enrollment period.

AHCT extends open enrollment period in face of pandemic

In addition, AHCT customers who had already enrolled in a plan for 2021 now have the option to keep it or find a new plan.

AHCT adjusts to abnormal times as enrollment numbers jump due to...

So-called "Bidencare" and Connecticut lawmakers' consideration of adding a public option could benefit the state's uninsured, AHCT CEO James Michel says.

Access Health CT launches special enrollment period for uninsured residents

The new special enrollment period will run March 19-April 2. Connecticut residents must be lawfully present in the United States, and not incarcerated, to be eligible. The coverage for those who enroll during the special period will start on April 1; enrollment is being done by phone only,

AHCT’s Small Business unit records double-digit enrollment growth

According to the state health insurance exchange, the increase was driven mainly by broker engagements within the small business community, with 89% of plans selected were chosen with the help of a broker.

Access Health warns of data breach affecting 1,100 customers

Several efforts to improve security are already in place, the organization said, with longer-term initiatives planned regarding system changes and more frequent IT security training to improve data protection and security awareness.

Access Health CT extends open enrollment to Jan. 15

Customers who already signed up but wish to make a plan change during the extension period must still pay the January bill (premium) for the original plan.

Access Health CT happy with enrollment figures, but sees room for...

“There was a huge amount of confusion and misinformation out there" this year, according to AHCT Director of Marketing Andrea Ravitz.

Enrollment down, AHCT still touts open enrollment success

The total enrollees is 3,068 fewer than last year. Of those, 80,812 renewed their plans while 30,254 were new customers.

After Obamacare ruled unconstitutional, CT lawmakers and health care officials scramble

“We are committed to upholding the ACA and the support it provides to the residents of our state,” said AHCT CEO James Michel.

Access Health CT underscoring insurance plan changes through mail campaign

“This year, more than ever, it pays to shop and compare," said AHCT CEO James Michel. "You may find cost savings or lower monthly payments with a different plan.”

Access Health CT expanding customer outreach ahead of open enrollment

As for ongoing concerns about the possibility of major reforms to, or repeal of, the Affordable Care Act, new CEO James Michel dismissed it as “background noise."

James Michel new CEO at Access Health CT

Michel’s appointment comes as the exchange ramps up for its annual open enrollment period, which this year runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15.