Press Releases

November 5, 2020

Washington Healthplanfinder Encourages Customers to Shop, Choose, and Save from More Options during 2021 Open Enrollment Period

OLYMPIA, Wash.

Washington Healthplanfinder reminds Washingtonians that open enrollment has started, encouraging those seeking health coverage to visit WAhealthplanfinder.org to shop, choose, and save on health and dental coverage. “Our focus remains on encouraging customers to review their options and sign up for coverage that meets their needs,” said Exchange Chief Executive…
November 2, 2020

New Cascade Care Plans Usher in Washington Healthplanfinder’s 2021 Open Enrollment Period

More offerings, more assistance, and more benefits off More to Live Well OLYMPIA, Wash.

Starting Nov. 1, Washingtonians seeking health coverage can shop more options this year along with financial assistance by visiting Washington Healthplanfinder to sign up for health and dental coverage. New for 2021 will be Cascade Care offerings that enable consumers…
September 24, 2020

Washington Health Benefit Exchange certifies health plans for 2021 market; Offerings introduce Cascade Care and the nation’s first public option

OLYMPIA, Wash.

Washington Health Benefit Exchange (Exchange) Board today announced the certified 2021 Qualified Health Plans (QHPs) and Qualified Dental Plans (QDPs) to be offered through Washington Healthplanfinder during the upcoming open enrollment period taking place November 1 through January 15, 2021. This includes certification of new Cascade Care products available for…
September 10, 2020

News Release: Deadline Extension for Those Seeking 2020 Health Coverage Ends September 30

OLYMPIA, Wash.

As summer comes to a close, the Washington Health Benefit Exchange (Exchange) is reminding individuals who lost their health coverage as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and were given more time to enroll that they have until September 30, 2020 to contact Washington Healthplanfinder’s Customer Support Center or…
June 5, 2020

CEO Statement on Recent Events

OLYMPIA, Wash.

“As CEO of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange, I have been saddened and horrified by the brutal death of George Floyd while in police custody. His death represents one of the most recent in a long history of violence against black people, including Philando Castile, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, and…
May 6, 2020

Washington Healthplanfinder Urges Uninsured to Act Fast to Meet Friday, May 8 Deadline

OLYMPIA, Wash.

In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Washington Health Benefit Exchange (Exchange) today is urging individuals who did not secure health insurance for 2020 to sign up for coverage by 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 8, the deadline of the limited-time special enrollment period (SEP) through Washington Healthplanfinder…