Washington Health Insurance

Health Insurance Washington

(47.7511° N, 120.7401° W) If you have migrated to Washington, you may need to look for your Washington’s affordable health insurance plans from the marketplace. This Northwestern state of the USA provides you with all the health insurance plans, ancillary plans, plus the coverage of Medicaid and Medicare.

All the tensions about Obamacare to be soon repealed has mellowed over the time. The republicans are finding it increasingly tough to replace the existing health insurance plans with something new. The challenge lies in presenting policies that will be easily affordable to the customers and balancing the governments spending on these policies.

Status of Washington DC Health Insurance Marketplace

Washington Healthplanfinder is the state’s own run health insurance marketplace. A huge number of carriers actively participated in enrolling for Open Enrollment, 2017. There is also a strong market in off-exchange where the people of WA can shop. However, to look for subsidies, they have to go through Washington Healthplanfinder.

Health Insurance Status of Washington

There were about 225,000 enrollments by the end of Open Enrollment, January 31, 2017. These were mainly private insurance plans through the marketplace. Although the exchange reported, more than 200,000 people enrolled in the pre Open Enrollment, 2017. Post the Open Enrollment, more than 13% rise has been registered, a notable rise in percentage of enrollees over 2016.

Washington has also taken into expanding Medicaid and health insurance marketplace can enroll people into this plan now. There are two Medicaid Plans- qualified health plan (QHP) and Apple Health. In 2016, a total of 1,531,402 renewals happened under Medicaid in WA. QHP also continued its enrollments into Medicaid throughout 2016.

Looking for affordable Virginia health insurance plans?

At TrueCoverage, we have a list of top carriers that offer affordable Washington health insurance plans for individuals, families and small businesses. You can compare the plans from among these carriers and shop the one that suits you best.

Aetna
CareFirst
Kaiser Permanente
United Healthcare

 

Why come to TrueCoverage?
With TrueCoverage you can:

Need to communicate with licensed Health Insurance advisers in Washington? Call 888-TRU-8755

Statistics of Health Insurance- Washington State
Total population: 6,464,662

Health Insurance Coverage of Washington

  • Employer: 58%
  • Non-Group: 7%
  • Medicaid: 24%
  • Medicare: 14%
  • Other Public: 3%
  • Uninsured: 8%

(Source: Kaiser Family Foundation Survey, 2014)

Population percentage of Washington Uninsured by Age, 2013-2014

  • Children 0-18: 4%
  • Adults 19-64: 9%
  • Senior citizens 65+: 10%

Exchange Enrollees offered Financial Assistance as a Share of the ‘Subsidy-Eligible Population’ as of June 30, 2015

  • Total Receiving Financial Assistance: 110,476
  • Estimated Numbers Eligible for subsidies in Health Insurance finances: 307,000
  • Potential Subsidy-Eligible population enrolled: 36%

 

Shop, compare and enroll in Subsidized Obamacare plans
Call 888-TRU-8755 A TrueCoverage Subsidy Hotline to get free estimate for the eligible health plan subsidy: