This reference chart is a comprehensive guide to SEPs. It covers the circumstances that trigger a SEP in the marketplace, the eligibility criteria for various SEPs, and the effective date of coverage once a health plan is selected.
There is a new SEP available as of March 2022 that gives people with low income the opportunity to enroll in a marketplace plan outside of open enrollment.
This FAQ explains who is eligible for the new SEP and how to access it.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and the economic crisis that came about as a result, this abbreviated SEP reference chart provides a list of the most common SEPs used during this time.
People who missed their SEP window due to COVID-19 can still enroll in marketplace coverage using the “FEMA SEP.” This fact sheet explains what the FEMA SEP is and how it works.
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