Sitka – Open enrollment through the Affordable Care Act Health Insurance Marketplace is from November 1, 2017 – December 15, 2017. To help community members navigate the process, SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) Outreach and Enrollment Manager, Andrea Thomas is offering a presentation on Wednesday, October 25, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Sitka Public Library.  Read more

KLAWOCK — SEARHC Outreach and Enrollment will be visiting Hydaburg, Kasaan, Craig, and Klawock on October 11-12 at the 2017 Tlingit and Haida Informational Fairs. SEARHC received a Connecting Kids to Care grant that focuses on helping families to sign up for Medicaid/DenaliCare. SEARHC Outreach staffer, Rachel Michaela Dunlap will be available to assist anyone applying for, or that needs to renew Medicaid/DenaliCare and the Tribally Sponsored Health Insurance Program. Read more

JUNEAU – The open enrollment period for obtaining or changing insurance plans through the Affordable Care Act’s Health Insurance Marketplace has been shortened to just six weeks this year. Enrollment begins November 1 and ends December 15.

To help Southeast Alaskans navigate the process of applying for health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) Outreach team would like to remind people that they are available to help people apply for or renew insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace, apply for Tribally Sponsored Health Insurance (TSHIP), help those turning 65 apply for Medicare, help Veterans apply for health benefits, and assist with Medicaid applications. The service is free to all Southeast Alaskans. Read more