The open enrollment period for purchasing health insurance directly from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) is currently open and will conclude on June 15. BCBSRI is the only insurer in Rhode Island to offer guaranteed coverage, regardless of health status or preexisting conditions, during its annual open enrollment period.
Plans for Individuals and Families are available to any Rhode Islander, including domestic partners, who cannot get health insurance through an employer, Medicare, or Medicaid.
BCBSRI offers five different Individual and Family Plans, with differing levels of coverage to suit a wide variety of needs, as well as a dental plan. The insurer also offers three ways to reduce premiums for those who qualify, including:
The company is hosting an informational meeting in Pawtucket where representatives will answer questions about the plans. The session will be held at:
For more detailed information about open enrollment or to request an enrollment brochure, call 1-855-690-2583 "my0blue" or 401-459-5550, or visit BCBSRI.com.
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island is the state’s leading health insurer and covers more than 600,000 members. The company is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. For more information, visit www.bcbsri.comand follow us on Twitter @BCBSRI.