Balance by CCHP and Covered California would like to remind the community about the upcoming deadline for joining or switching their health plan coverage is January 31, 2023. There is still time but you must act today.
GET COVERAGE STARTING 2/1/23. If people join or switch to Balance by CCHP by the 1/31/23 deadline, they will begin their coverage on 2/1/23. Having health plan coverage is all about having a sense of security in knowing in case something unexpected happens.
MORE FINANCIAL HELP AVAILABLE. In 2023, many more people with higher income levels will receive financial help from the government. Because of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) law that was passed last year, individuals with incomes of up to $54,360 and families with incomes of up to $111,000 can receive help pay for premiums or cost shares or both. Many people pay just a $1 a month for full coverage.
This is the time to think about your healthcare needs for this year. Do you plan to get medical care more or less often this year? Were you recently diagnosed with a health condition? There is probably a better plan for your situation. Even if nothing has changed, maybe you just want a plan that suits you better – You have choices.
Balance by CCHP is for people who live in San Francisco or San Mateo County. It’s a SF based health plan that caters specifically to Bay Area Chinese and Asians. This means there are independent neighborhood doctors and nurses who will care for you and more of your healthcare dollars stay in the community. You might ask why some people go with a large out-of-the-area corporation – healthcare is definitely local.
Balance offers many options at various price points to suit you and your family’s unique need. You can get plans for little as $0 or $1 a month, depending on your income. Balance has friendly experts who will help you pick the best plan for you.
So, don’t miss this last chance to make sure you have the right health insurance coverage. Go into the new year with the peace-of-mind knowing you got yourself and your family covered.