How To Sign Up for Obamacare in Tennessee for 2024
For 2024 health plans, Tennessee open enrollment begins on November 1, 2023 and runs through January 15, 2024. If you enroll by December 15, your coverage will start on January 1, 2024.
Once open enrollment ends, you might qualify for a 60-day special enrollment period that will allow you to sign up for a new health insurance plan. (See What Happens If I Miss the Enrollment Deadline?)
To get covered, you can go directly to the online health insurance marketplace for Tennessee. If you need personalized help, you can reach out to an enrollment assistant. Most enrollment helpers are working remotely during the COVID crisis.
Where's the Tennessee Health Care Exchange?
You can find the health insurance exchange for Tennessee at Healthcare.gov. This is where you can learn about the various health insurance options available to you under the Affordable Care Act. If you see a plan you like, you'll be guided through the enrollment process online.
How Much Does Obamacare Cost in Tennessee?
This article explains the costs of health care plans offered under the Affordable Care Act (commonly called Obamacare) for individuals or families who are currently uninsured or not covered by a job-based health plan.
What you'll pay for an Obamacare plan depends on five things:
- The level of coverage you choose
- Whether you qualify for a subsidy
- Where you live in Tennessee
- Your age
- Whether you smoke
Read on to learn more about each of these factors.