Affordable Care Act

2019 Open Enrollment Dates in Georgia (Obamacare / Affordable Care Act) Health Insurance

Published on October 23, 2018


To view information for the Georgia 2020 Open Enrollment Period, read our updated article.

See a list of open enrollment dates for all 50 states hereKeep reading for more information on Open Enrollment in Georgia.
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How much is health insurance a month for a single person in Georgia? According to the latest eHealth marketplace survey, these are starting prices for a 40-year-old woman buying individual coverage in Georgia

Zip, City, State   Lowest Cost Major Medical Plan at on 10/2/2018
  Lowest Cost
90-Day Short-Term Plan on 10/2/2018
  Lowest Cost 12-Month Short-Term Plan at on 10/2/2018
Atlanta, GA
$371.43 NA $101.64

How do I get cheap health insurance in during the Open Enrollment Period in Georgia?

  1. Assess your personal needs: Do you need Rx coverage? Do you have a doctor you like?
  2. Research available options in your Georgia: Start at to compare Obamacare plans, short-term plans and other alternatives.
  3. Understand which options you can qualify for: You can enroll in any Obamacare plan during open enrollment. For short-term health insurance and other medical insurance alternatives, you can apply any time, but you typically need to answer medical questions and may be declined.
  4. See if you qualify for discounts: ACA plans may be available to you with a tax credit, which can save you hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars on monthly premiums.
  5. Make sure your prescriptions are covered: provides a prescription drug coverage comparison tool that helps you find the plan that covers your drugs with the lowest out-of-pocket cost.
  6. Make sure your doctor is covered: eHealth has a physician finder tool that let’s you compare plans using your preferred doctor.
  7. Enroll online: eHealth makes it easy to complete your health insurance application online, even if you qualify for a tax credit.

What health insurance companies sell individual health insurance policies in Georgia?

Insurers in Georgia with Plans Available on Short-Term Health Insurance Major Medical Health Insurance Medical Insurance Packages
Companion Life Insurance Yes No No
Independence American Yes No Yes
National General Accident & Health Yes No No
United Healthcare Yes No Yes
Ambetter of Peach State Inc.
No Yes No
Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthcare Plan of Georgia, Inc.
No Yes No
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia
No Yes No

Other Insurers on the Exchange, but not available at eHealth in Georgia

Alliant Health Plans

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