If you have to move out of your county because of the wildfires you may be entitled to a Special Enrollment Period. California is broken into 19 different rating regions. Los Angeles County is actually two regions, 15 and 16. If you move to a different region, you have a qualifying event for a Special Enrollment Period IF you already have health insurance.
The health plan line-up includes the standard small group benefit design metal tier plans and a mix of what Oscar calls “Classic” and “Saver” benefit designs. The Classic and Saver benefit designs will have lower premiums because the members have a higher maximum out-of-pocket amount or a coinsurance percentage.
Blue Shield of California announced that they were adding University of California Medical Centers and Physician Groups as preferred providers for their individual and family, small group, and large employer health plan networks. Shortly after the initial announcement the UC hospitals and doctors were in-network; Blue Shield released another announcement to clarify that not all […]