Blue Shield Extends Special Enrollment Period Through The End of The Year
Blue Shield Extends Special Enrollment Period Through The End of The YearNovember 4, 2019
New small groups requesting a January 1, 2020, effective date are eligible for coverage without meeting the minimum participation and contribution requirements during a special enrollment period (SEP). Blue Shield is extending this SEP from the standard November 15 through December 15 dates and will accept submissions all the way through December 31.
Groups enrolling during the special enrollment period must meet all other small group eligibility requirements.
For more information, see our article on taking advantage of the small group special enrollment period.
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- Product Cycle Updates
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- New Small Business Multiple Subscriber Change Spreadsheet form for subscriber-level plan changes during renewal.
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- Submit group renewals and enroll clients’ employees online.
Visit Blue Shield’s Broker Connection to learn more.
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