Insurance Enrollment

Insurance Enrollment

If you or your family needs insurance here are two options:

BadgerCarePlus   

BadgerCare Plus is a health care coverage program for low-income Wisconsin residents.

  • Anyone can apply at any time.
  • BadgerCare Plus needs to be renewed each year,  reminder is sent through the mail 45 days prior to the deadline.
  • BadgerCare Plus covers: Prescriptions, hospital care, doctor visits, emergency visits, vision care and glasses, substance abuse treatment, maternity and newborn care and more.

To Apply or Renew:

Call NorthLakes Community Clinic – 888.834.4551 or visit: dhs.wisconsin.gov/badgercareplus

The Marketplace 

The Marketplace is an online exchange of insurance plans that are run by private companies.

Enrollment for the Marketplace takes place between November 1 – December 15th or within 60 days of a special life event such as loss of health insurance coverage, change in household size, changes in income.

  • US citizens and qualifying immigrants can sign up for the Marketplace.
  • Marketplace insurance needs to be renewed annually during the enrollment period.
  • Each plan has different premiums, deductibles, copays, coinsurance and scopes of coverage.
  • Depending on your income you may be able to receive tax credits that will help you pay for some or all of your monthly premium.
  • Depending on your income you may be able to qualify for cost sharing discounts to lower out of pocket max for co-pays, deductibles and out of pocket costs.

To Apply or Renew:

Call NorthLakes Community Clinic: 888.834.551  and ask to speak with a Certified Application Counselor or for more information visit: healthcare.gov or call the Marketplace at 800.318.2596.