Health insurance enrollment
You may be eligible for free or low-cost health insurance.
You may enroll in coverage through the Washington Healthplanfinder website at any time if you have experienced a qualifying life-changing event, including loss of a job.
You may also qualify for Washington Apple Health (also called Medicaid) year-round depending on your income.
COVID-19 testing coverage for individuals that don't Qualify for Apple Health due to immigration status. See below more information on Alien Emergency Medical (AEM)coverage and how to qualify.
In-person assistance for health insurance and ORCA LIFT on Thursdays 7:00am-1:00pm at the ShoWare Center (tent in parking lot) 625 W James St Kent, WA 98032.
OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS NOVEMBER 1ST! Open enrollment season is Nov 1, 2020 - Jan 15, 2021. Navigators will be available to assist you in understanding, comparing, and purchasing a plan for the 2021 benefit year. Shop new plans, new carriers, and Cascade Care! See flyers below:
New in 2020
- During the COVID-19 pandemic you can still get help with enrollment. In-person, on the phone or online, Navigators are available to assist you.
- King County residents can choose from seven insurance carriers offering multiple plan options on Washington Healthplanfinder.
- Cascade Care plans are newly available for 2021 coverage. They expand access, choice and value. These plans offer more upfront services without having to meet a deductible. These plans are available through Washington Healthplanfinder.