Cover Oregon Deadline Approaches

MEDFORD, Ore. — State lawmakers are taking action to hold Cover Oregon accountable for its rocky start, with just weeks to go until the open enrollment deadline. The Senate unanimously passed a bill from the House late this week that will require the agency to seek federal insurance subsidies for people who qualified but couldn’t … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Enrollments Addressed

PORTLAND, Ore. — Cover Oregon is once again in the spotlight. On Thursday, Governor John Kitzhaber addressed the latest enrollment numbers for the troubled health insurance exchange. New figures released this week show Cover Oregon has enrolled about 20,000 people since October 1st. More than 35,000 Oregonians who applied through Cover Oregon joined the Oregon … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Deadline

MEDFORD, Ore. — Friday is the last day to alert “Cover Oregon” of your health care plan selection in order to have coverage by the first of the year. Applicants who have not already heard from Cover Oregon were notified of their enrollment options this week via phone or mail. Those people have until 5 … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Application Headaches

MEDFORD, Ore. — This Sunday has been circled on the calendar for Cover Oregon officials, agents and applicants. It’s the deadline for approved applicants to select their insurance plan for coverage beginning January 1st. Now, due to a backlog of paper applications and the website being down, applicants who met the deadline for coverage may … Continue reading »

Deadline for Cover Oregon Application

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Today is the first deadline for Oregonians to sign up for health insurance to be covered by January 1st. The deadline was moved up 11 days because the Cover Oregon website is still not working. This means the applications that were supposed to be filed quickly online are now being done … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Deadline

MEDFORD, Ore. — The deadline to get health insurance is fast approaching. Cover Oregon says you’ll need to have your application in by Wednesday to get it processed in time for coverage to start by January 1st. This comes as Cover Oregon announced it has enrolled nearly 3,500 people. Cover Oregon has received more than … Continue reading »

Cover Oregon Problems Persist

MEDFORD, Ore. — After a month and a half after its expected roll-out date, Cover Oregon still hasn’t enrolled a single person online. Now hospitals, libraries, and businesses around the area are hosting Cover Oregon agents to help people enroll the old fashioned way. Providence Hospital is among those helping patients fill out paper applications. … Continue reading »