Kim Thatcher

Public Service Announcement
November 2020

Enroll health insuranceThis is an important Public Service Announcement some of you may be helped by.

Oregonians Can Get 2021 Health Insurance Through Dec. 15

If you don't qualify for the Oregon Health Plan and don't get health insurance through your job, now through Sunday, Dec. 15, is an important time. It's the only time of year most people can sign up for an individual or family plan to have coverage in 2021.

Use the Marketplace's new window shopping feature at to find out:
               How can I save money on health insurance?
               What would my health plan cover?
               Once I know what I can afford, what's next? is the online home of the Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace, a part of state government. It is the state-level partner of, the national website where people enroll in Marketplace plans and access subsidies.

Health insurance sold through the Marketplace is individual and family coverage offered by private companies, such as Bridgespan, Kaiser Permanente, Moda, PacificSource, Providence, and Regence. Not every company is available in every part the state, but at least three insurance companies and at least nine plan choices are available everywhere in Oregon.

More than 70 percent of Oregonians enrolled through the Marketplace last year qualified for a subsidy. An insurance expert can help you, at no cost, apply for the subsidy and enroll in coverage. They are listed at

For more information, visit or call 855-268-3767 (toll-free).


Senator Kim Thatcher
Senate District 13


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