Open enrollment dates have been released to apply for health care through the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Ocean Health Initiatives, Inc., (OHI), a federally qualified health center with locations throughout Ocean County, is now scheduling appointments with its Outreach and Enrollment Team to assist in the sign-up process. Enrollment for the 2018 period begins on November 1st, 2017 and runs through December 15th, 2017.
Bilingual certified application counselors are available by appointment only to answer questions, explain changes and help individuals sign up for health insurance. Appointments can be scheduled for any OHI Health Center.
To sign up for health insurance at the time of an appointment, enrollees must bring their social security card; proof of income, such as paystubs, W-2 Forms, or other income information; their employer’ information; and their date of birth.
In addition to scheduled appointments, the Outreach and Enrollment team will also be hosting Open Enrollment Education Sessions at the following dates and locations to assist with all ACA questions:
Little Egg Harbor Public Library, Tuesday, November 14th, 10:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m.
290 Mathistown Road, Little Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08087
(Toms River) Ocean County Library, Tuesday, November 21st, 10:00 a.m.to 12:00 p.m.
101 Washington Street, Toms River, NJ 08753
Brick Branch Library, Wednesday, December 6th, 10:00 a.m.to 1:00 p.m.
301 Chambersbridge Road, Suite 2, Brick, NJ 08723
To schedule an appointment call 732-363-6655. For more information about the Outreach and Enrollment department, call Sasha Andino, outreach and enrollment associate at 848-210-0970. For information about OHI or to make an appointment, call 732-363-6655 or visit www.ohinj.org.