Open Enrollment

    Open enrollment season is upon us. Whether you are purchasing insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace, reviewing your employer-based coverage, or enrolling in Medicare/Medicaid, the Illinois State Medical Society (ISMS) urges Illinoisans to closely review coverage details and do your homework.
    “Researching health insurance doesn’t top anyone’s list of fun projects,” said ISMS President Scott Cooper, M.D. “Yet, it is critical that health care consumers pay attention to the details when enrolling in or renewing health coverage. A little work now can help you avoid a surprise bill or denial of coverage by your insurer.”

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