Assurant Health announced on April 28th that they will either sell their company or exit the health insurance marketplace and close its doors. The carrier indicated they will shift their focus to their lifestyle and housing protection products – spots where they are in market-leading positions.
If Assurant is unable to sell it’s health insurance business, the carrier will leave the market in 2016. The changes can affect their nearly 1 million health insurance customers that include individuals, families, small business employers.
Product lines under Assurant Health include Time Insurance and John Alden Health Plans for major medical plans, short-term health plans, and supplemental benefit plans.
What Do I Do If I’m Covered Under Assurant Health?
Assurant Health will continue to operate and service their existing customer base through the 2015 year. During the next open enrollment period (November 1, 2015 – January 31, 2016), you can enroll in a health plan with another carrier. If you would like help evaluating which plan will best serve your specific needs and complete enrollment in a new plan, then give us a call at 1-800-571-2980 to speak with one of our expert health agents. We do not charge any fees for our services!
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