Coloradans can apply for health care at any time – and it’s easy to do!
Do you need health care coverage? You’re not alone. Many Coloradans have recently lost their jobs, their healthcare, or both. During this pandemic – which is creating both health risk and increased stress and anxiety – it is especially important for all Coloradans to have health care coverage. If you are in need of support, you may have options you haven’t considered before.
Find information about these two programs below:
- You can apply any time of the year
- Don’t assume you don’t qualify — there are different eligibility categories for different situations.
- Anyone can apply online at Colorado.gov/PEAK or by phone at 1-800-221-3943 (Press “1” for phone applications)
- Want to learn more? Check out enrollment info for more information.
If you don’t quality for Health First Colorado or CHP+, you may qualify for financial help to purchase private health insurance through Connect for Health Colorado, which is Colorado’s individual and family marketplace exchange. The financial help you can get to lower your monthly payment is called a Premium Tax Credit. Find more information about this program at: connectforhealthco.com/get-started/new-customers.
If you are insured and want to ensure that the people in your community are covered, keep people informed of their options by spreading the word!