How long does it take to enroll?
The application will take minimal time to complete. The applicant should be certain to have key information needed to enroll everyone on their contract such as names, birthdates and Social Security Numbers. It’s also suggested that applicants determine their plan selection prior to starting the application process.
Coverage will take effect once the application is submitted and payment is received. Effective dates are the first of the month and follow the rules below: The effective date of coverage will be determined based on the date that we receive a fully completed application.
- If the application is received on or before the 15th of the month, coverage will take effect the 1st of the month following.
- If the application is received on the 16th through the end of the month, coverage will take effect the 1st of the second following month.
Example: If an applicant applies and is accepted for coverage by December 15th, coverage will take effect on January. If the applicant applies and is accepted for coverage by December 16th, coverage will take effect on February.