Healthcare Reform (ACA)
Enroll in a 2016 plan before December 15, 2015
Posted on Wed, Dec 9, 2015
Consumers have just one week left to enroll in a 2016 plan if they would like coverage starting January 1, 2016.
Telemedicine is a game changer in health care
Posted on Thu, Apr 30, 2015
Telemedicine uses technology to present an alternative approach to the way we seek medical care. Telemedicine allows patients to access doctors via phone or videoconference to address a health issue.
Special Enrollment Period Announced for Tax Season
Posted on Fri, Feb 27, 2015
A special enrollment period has been announced for individuals and families who did not have health coverage in 2014 and are subject to the fee when they file their 2014 taxes in states which use the Federally-Facilitated marketplace, to include Wyoming.
Special Enrollment Period: How You Might Qualify
Posted on Thu, May 15, 2014
Even though the federally facilitated Health Insurance Marketplace closed at the end of March, it’s still possible to apply and enroll in a health plan if you qualify. Here are a few examples of Qualifying Life Events that might make you eligible.
Stories from Our Members: How Jack Chose WINhealth
Posted on Fri, Mar 28, 2014
Now that the first open enrollment is coming to a close, we’re curious how our new members are using their WINhealth plans. We talked with one of our members from Cody, Jack*, to hear his side of the story.
How does a Health Savings Account (HSA) work?
Posted on Thu, Feb 13, 2014
When choosing a healthcare plan, you may find noticeable price differences between plans that include an HSA or health savings account option versus those that do not. It's important to understand how an HSA works and how it can affect your healthcare decisions.
Next health insurance enrollment deadline is Feb. 15
Posted on Thu, Feb 6, 2014
In order to obtain health insurance by March 1, WINhealth encourages Wyoming residents to sign up by Feb. 15, the next enrollment deadline.
How is the ACA Going to Affect You?
Posted on Mon, Dec 2, 2013
Healthcare reform is going to impact all of us differently, based on our lifestyles, incomes, employment, and family status. We’d like to introduce you to five people here in Wyoming who wanted to explore how health care reform will affect them. Here are theIr storIes:
ACA Facts and Figures
Posted on Tue, Nov 26, 2013
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) can be confusing – it’s long, complicated, and affects millions of people. It can be difficult to decipher just how it will have an impact on you or the residents of Wyoming. Below are some ACA facts and figures to help clarify what’s new, what’s changing, and what it means to you in Wyoming:
A Warning About Penalties
Posted on Tue, Nov 26, 2013
People who can afford to take responsibility for their healthcare and choose not to have coverage will have to pay a penalty.