Authorized Representative (AREP)
Someone you choose to act on your behalf with Washington Healthplanfinder, such as a family member or other trusted person. An Authorized Representative may be any adult who is aware of your circumstances and can act on your behalf to apply for, or maintain your benefits, including your health insurance plan. Authorized Representatives are not authorized to receive personal health information unless they also have other qualifications, like power of attorney or guardianship status.
Some authorized representatives may have legal authority to act on your behalf.