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A national 501 (c)(3) non-profit charity that provides direct services to patients with chronic, life threatening and debilitating diseases to help access care and treatment recommended by their doctor.
Both the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) contain provisions that may qualify you for a special enrollment period which lasts for up to 30 days after the loss of job-based coverage. These exceptions allow you the opportunity to explore other health insurance coverage options.
You can enroll in a spouse’s group health plan coverage.
If you are under age 26, you can enroll in your parent’s group health plan as a dependent. You do not have to reside with your parents to take advantage of this option.
You can explore the Health Insurance Marketplace in your state to find and compare private health insurance options and calculate your eligibility for tax credits or cost-sharing reductions.