PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s health benefits exchange is opening a new walk-in center and holding a series of events to help individuals sign up for health coverage during the second open enrollment period.
The HealthSource RI center at 1923 Post Road in Warwick opens Sunday. There is an existing center at 70 Royal Little Drive in Providence where people can get help signing up for insurance.
HealthSource is also holding information sessions across the state to present health plan options, explain federal tax credit eligibility and assist with enrollment. Sessions are planned at the public libraries in Westerly and Cumberland on Monday. Others will follow.
Open enrollment runs through Feb. 15. Rhode Islanders must enroll and pay by Dec. 23 for coverage to take effect on Jan. 1.