News & Announcements

December 10, 2020

Supporting Innovative Enrollment Options Across Washington

We’re adapting to find more ways to reach our communities this open enrollment period. Our state’s Navigators have responded to the constraints of COVID-19 with optimism and innovation. Throughout November and December, Washingtonians can meet with Navigators to get enrollment support at a range of socially distant in-person and virtual…
December 10, 2020

Over 200,000 have signed up for health coverage; Get covered by December 15 on Washington Healthplanfinder

Beat the rush by signing up today on Get Covered Day #GetCovered2021 OLYMPIA, Wash.

As sign ups continue to increase, Washington Healthplanfinder reminds individuals today, Get Covered Day, to visit to secure their health and dental coverage by Dec. 15 to ensure a start date of Jan. 1, 2021. As of Dec. 10, over 200,000 Washingtonians have signed up for 2021 coverage,…
November 5, 2020

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


Washington Healthplanfinder reminds Washingtonians that open enrollment has started, encouraging those seeking health coverage to visit 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


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


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…
July 28, 2020

Exchange Committees Recruitment Notice


We have extended recruiting for vacancies on the Advisory Committee and Technical Advisory Committees (TACs). The Nominating Committee will make recommendations to be considered at the August 20, 2020 Exchange Board meeting. We have vacancies in the following committees: Advisory Committee – One (1) position Dental TAC – One (1)…
June 5, 2020

CEO Statement on Recent Events


“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…