American Rescue Plan FAQs

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

In March 2021, Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act, which included several changes impacting health care affordability, coverage access, and other federal assistance for individuals who enroll in coverage through Washington Healthplanfinder. 

Need help getting covered? Our statewide enrollment assisters can help. There are over 900 navigators located in your community at clinics and community support organizations and over 1600 state-certified brokers that can provide plan recommendations.

Our application specialists are also available at the Customer Support Center (1-855-923-4633; TTY: 1-855-627-9604) to help you get covered and can provide assistance in over 200 languages.

Review this webpage often if you have questions about the new federal financial help. The information below will be updated regularly.

Monthly Premium Assistance For Washington Healthplanfinder Customers in 2021 and 2022

Opportunities to Enroll or Adjust Coverage

Additional Monthly Premium Assistance For Washington Healthplanfinder Customers Who Received Unemployment Income in 2021

Free COBRA Coverage for Laid-Off Residents

You can find more information about COBRA and Marketplace coverage following loss of a job at healthcare.gov, or you may contact the United States Department of Labor (DOL), the agency that administers COBRA. The toll-free telephone number for DOL is (866) 444-EBSA (3272), or see COBRA Premium Subsidy information on the Employee Benefits Security Administration Web site.

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